Yorkshire is the largest of the 39 historic counties of . A long history of administrative tinkering has complicated defining what precisely is Yorkshire, with parts of the traditional ridings now being part of and .

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is a county in Yorkshire in northern England. Photo: Michael Bryan, CC BY 2.0.

is a county in Yorkshire in the north of England. Photo: ויקיג'אנקי, CC BY 2.0.

The original Steel City, is one place most have heard of, but isn't usually on many travellers' bucket lists. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

The ancient cathedral city of has a history dating back over 2000 years. Photo: robbophotos, CC BY 2.0.


is the southern county of Yorkshire in the north of England.

is a county in Yorkshire in the north of England. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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