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Henry Ernest Milner

English civil engineer and landscape architect

Henry Garnet

English Jesuit priest executed for his complicity in the Gunpowder Plot of 1605.

Henry Goodcole

Chaplain of Newgate Prison and author of criminal biographies, the most important of which is that of Elizabeth Sawyer.

Herbert Campbell

English comedian and actor who appeared in music hall, burlesques and musical comedies during the Victorian era.


Feudal form of inheritance tax that persisted until 1922.

Hermia and Lysander

Watercolour painting created in 1870 by the English illustrator and miniature portrait painter John Simmons.

Herring girls

Women and girls who travelled across Scotland to gut and pack fish in the fishing ports on the east coast of Britain.

Hickory Dickory Dock

English nursery rhyme the earliest known version of which appears in 1784, probably a counting rhyme.


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Hob Moor

A local nature reserve and ancient common in York