Dick Turpin’s Grave

Dick Turpin’s Grave York for KidsStick ‘em up! Your money or your life! Legendary highwayman Dick Turpin was executed for horse theft in York in 1739, and you can find his grave in a small cemetery on the fringe of the city centre.

St George’s Churchyard, Peel Street, York YO1 9PZ

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