Knavesmire

About Knavesmire

The Knavesmire is one of a number of large, marshy undeveloped areas within the city of York in North Yorkshire, England, which are collectively known as Strays. Knavesmire, together with Hob Moor, comprises Micklegate Stray.It has been suggested that the name 'Knavesmire' may share a derivation with Knaresborough—Cenward's mire.HistorySituated in the south-west of the city, some distance outside the historic walls, Knavesmire's low-lying position makes it liable to severe flooding in times of ...

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Albemarle Rd
York

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