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It was historically known as Ploxwangate, deriving from Ploughswain gate, meaning 'the street of the man who repairs ploughs'.
Ploxwan was corrupted through natural changes in English speech to Blossom.
The historic gateways to the city of York are called 'Bars'.
Aldwark is a street that gets its name from 'Old earthwork' and was so named because the Roman wall that surrounded York ran near here.
The hall is the only surviving hall of a craft guild in York.
Bishopsgate is the site of Baile Hill, which was one of two castles built by William the Conqueror. Bishophill was once part of the land owned by the Archbishop of York.
The charter merged the guilds of the drapers, hosiers and tailors.The wall was later replaced by the medieval city wall which runs adjacent to the street.The interior of the Merchant Taylors' Hall, just off Aldwark dates from around 1400, although the brick exterior dates from 16.Bootham leads out to the the village of Clifton, a subburb of York with a Victorian village green.The city gateway of Bootham Bar lies at the western end of High Petergate, within the city walls.