London Borough of Islington in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
The Royal Agricultural Hall which sits just metres from The York is a Grade II listed building which opened in 1862 and held agricultural shows. It was the home of the Royal Smithfield Club's Smithfield Show from 1862 to 1938 and held the first Crufts dog show in 1891. The Hall was converted to its present use as the Business Design Centre in 1986.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Entertainment.
Location. 51° 32.03′ N, 0° 6.297′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Islington, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Upper StreetTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 82 Islington High Street, London Borough of Islington, England N1 8EQ, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Nicholson (here, next to this marker); Duncan Terrace Gardens (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Regents Canal (about 150 meters away); a different marker also named Regent’s Canal (about 150 meters away); Sir Hugh Myddelton (about 240 meters away); Finsbury War Memorial (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Dadabhai Naoroji (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Holy Trinity Hoxton War Memorial (approx. one kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Islington.
Also see . . . The York – Nicholson’s Pubs. (Submitted on June 9, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 9, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 9, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.