The Plaques and their Locations

This galley shows all the plaques and their surroundings.  Scroll down to view them.

The plaque position shows where the plaque is physically located.

The Plaque Subject/Location shows the subject of the plaque or what now stands on the location of the subject or the relevant place associated with the subject, when a person.

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Plaque Name : 

Plq01

Magnesia Well (Pump Room)

Plaque Location : 

Valley Gardens

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On left hand side, front of the Pump Room building.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Valley Gardens

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq02

Tewit Well, The

Plaque Location : 

Cherry Tree Walk

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

By Tewit Well Road entrance, just inside the Well.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Cherry Tree Walk

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq03

Southfield

Plaque Location : 

Station Parade

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Near junction of Station Parade & York Place. On the post near the main entrance to the offices.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Station Parade

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq04

George Dawson

Plaque Location : 

Victoria Avenue

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Next to Princess Square / Victoria Avenue junction. On right hand front post of the building.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Victoria Avenue

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq05

Council Offices

Plaque Location : 

Crescent Gardens

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

By the front door, left hand side.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Crescent Gardens

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq06

Crescent Gardens

Plaque Location : 

Crescent Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On Crescent Road, by path to the display in centre of gardens (opposite Decor lighting shop).

Plaque Subject / Location :

Crescent Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq07

Crown Place

Plaque Location : 

Crown Place

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Half way down Crown Place, on stone front opposite the Royal Pump Room Museum.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Crown Place

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq08

Granby Hotel

Plaque Location : 

Granby Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

End of Granby Road, by The Stray. On far left entrance post.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Granby Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq09

Library

Plaque Location : 

Victoria Avenue

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Next to main entrance door. Right hand side.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Victoria Avenue

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq10

Mansfield House

Plaque Location : 

Church Square

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Just past the Empress on Skipton Road side (of Church Square). To left of door.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Church Square

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq11

Montpellier Baths

Plaque Location : 

Montpellier Gardens

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the stone building, opposite Tennant's shop.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Montpellier Gardens

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq12

Old Town Hall

Plaque Location : 

Swan Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

This is now the Mercer Art Gallery. On the main entrance, left hand side.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Swan Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq13

Prospect Square

Plaque Location : 

Prospect Square

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

In flower bed, opposite NatWest Bank.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Prospect Square

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq14

Royal Baths

Plaque Location : 

Crescent Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the main entrance, right hand side.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Crescent Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq15

Royal Pump Room

Plaque Location : 

Crescent Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the side of the Royal Pump Room Museum, opposite Valley Gardens entrance (Cornwall Road).

Plaque Subject / Location :

Crescent Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq16

St. John's Well

Plaque Location : 

Wetherby Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Just down from Empress roundabout (on The Stray). On the side of the building.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Wetherby Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq17

Starbeck Hall

Plaque Location : 

Knaresborough Road, Starbeck

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Opposite Stonefall Avenue. On main drive, left hand gatepost.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Knaresborough Road, Starbeck

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq18

The Stray

Plaque Location : 

Montpellier Hill

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

At bottom of Montpellier Hill, on the grass, opposite Benneton shop.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Montpellier Hill

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq19

Victoria Avenue

Plaque Location : 

Victoria Avenue

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the building at the corner with West Park.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Victoria Avenue

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq20

Crown Hotel

Plaque Location : 

Crown Place

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On far left entrance, left hand post.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Crown Place

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq21

Grove House Stables

Plaque Location : 

Woodfield Drive

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On right hand side, inside archway entrance.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Woodfield Drive

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq22

Oxford Street

Plaque Location : 

Oxford Street

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the side of Halifax Building Society. on right hand side of entrance.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Oxford Street

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq23

Wedderburn House

Plaque Location : 

Slingsby Walk

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Near to Wetherby Road (at the end of the path from Empress roundabout). On right hand side of gate post.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Slingsby Walk

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq24

Bogs Field (1)

Plaque Location : 

Valley Gardens

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

By the Magnesia Well Cafe.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Valley Gardens

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq25

Bogs Field (2)

Plaque Location : 

Valley Gardens

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

By the Magnesia Well Cafe.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Valley Gardens

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq26

Carlingford

Plaque Location : 

Belford Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

The second house along from Victoria Avenue. On left hand front drive post.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Belford Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq27

Church Square

Plaque Location : 

Church Square

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Just inside Church Mews. On right hand side.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Church Square

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq28

Swan Road

Plaque Location : 

Swan Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

At the Ripon Road end of Swan Road. On north side of Swan Road, in the hedge.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Swan Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq29

Victoria Gardens

Plaque Location : 

Victoria Gardens

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the side of Victoria Gardens building, opposite the Rohan shop.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Victoria Gardens

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq30

Rogers' Almshouses

Plaque Location : 

Belford Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the stone wall, far right of building.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Belford Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq31

Woods of Harrogate

Plaque Location : 

Station Parade

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the shop front, next to the shop entrance.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Station Parade

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq32

Hale's Bar

Plaque Location : 

Crescent Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the wall of the building to the far right of the building.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Crescent Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq33

Magnesia Well (Well Head)

Plaque Location : 

Valley Gardens

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

From Cornwall Road towards the tennis courts, on the left hand side on the well head.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Valley Gardens

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq34

Pure Chalybeate Well

Plaque Location : 

Valley Gardens

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

From Cornwall Road towards the tennis courts, on the left hand side, on the well head.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Valley Gardens

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq35

Queen Hotel (The former)

Plaque Location : 

Park Parade

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the main entrance to Cedar Court Hotel drive (opposite Oatlands Drive).

Plaque Subject / Location :

Park Parade

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq36

Hotel Majestic

Plaque Location : 

Ripon Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Bottom of Ripon Road, just after the Exhibition Halls. On the boundary wall entrance, left hand post.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Ripon Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq37

Prospect Cottage

Plaque Location : 

Oxford Street

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

This is now Starling Bar/Cafe. On right hand side.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Oxford Street

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq38

Beech Villa

Plaque Location : 

Esplanade

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

At the corner with Victoria Road, on the corner post.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Esplanade

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq39

JRR Tolkein

Plaque Location : 

Valley Drive

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

House number 93/95. Just down from the Valley Drive entrance to Valley Gardens.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Valley Drive

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq40

Spruisty Bridge (1)

Plaque Location : 

Knox Village

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On Knox village side of bridge (Knox Lane)

Plaque Subject / Location :

Knox Village

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq41

Camwal Road

Plaque Location : 

Camwal Road, Starbeck

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

At Starbeck High Street end of Camwal Road. On the shop wall.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Camwal Road, Starbeck

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq42

Cold Bath

Plaque Location : 

Beechwood Crescent

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Opposite Harlow Manor Park Road. On stone post.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Beechwood Crescent

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq43

Grants Hotel

Plaque Location : 

Swan Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Ripon Road end of Swan Road. On iron railing. REMOVED.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Swan Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq44

Hotel St. George

Plaque Location : 

Ripon Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On main entrance to the Hotel.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Ripon Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq45

Prince of Wales Mansions

Plaque Location : 

West Park

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

At junction of West Park / York Place, by the roundabout. On the stone wall.

Plaque Subject / Location :

West Park

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq46

Royal House

Plaque Location : 

York Place

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Corner of junction with Station Parade. On main gate post.

Plaque Subject / Location :

York Place

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq47

Starbeck Spa

Plaque Location : 

Spa Lane, Starbeck

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On the corner of Starbeck High Street / Spa Lane. On old Star Inn wall.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Spa Lane, Starbeck

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq48

Swan Buildings

Plaque Location : 

Swan Road

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

The Swan Hotel. On wall by side door, far left of main entrance.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Swan Road

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq49

Wintergarden

Plaque Location : 

Parliament Street

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Inside the entrance to Wetherspoons, right hand side.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Parliament Street

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq50

Ogden's of Harrogate

Plaque Location : 

James Street

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

On left hand side of shop front.

Plaque Subject / Location :

James Street

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq51

Samson Fox

Plaque Location : 

Samson Fox Terrace, Starbeck

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Far end of The Avenue, top middle of front gable of Terrace.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Samson Fox Terrace, Starbeck

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq52

Cathcart House

Plaque Location : 

West Park

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

Next to West Park United Reform Church. On door frame, left hand side.

Plaque Subject / Location :

West Park

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Name : 

Plq53

Club, The

Plaque Location : 

Victoria Avenue

Plq01 A The Magnesia Well.jpg
Plq01 B The Magnesia Well.jpg

Plaque Position :

No 36. Queen Parade end of Victoria Avenue. Next to the door.

Plaque Subject / Location :

Victoria Avenue

Plq01 C Magnesia Well.jpg