York Assembly rooms

Scope and Content

A number of documents about the early activity in the Assembly Rooms. Includes a photocopy of the 1729 list and account of interest and arrears with Subscription list of 1777, listing the 190 original subscribers and the present proprietors. Also includes a List of Nobility and Gentry appearing at the Assembly Rooms in the Race Week of 1776.

Access Information


Material is available subject to the usual terms and conditions of access to Archives and Local History collections.

Custodial History

Deposited by Hugh Murray's widow in 2015.