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Ancestral Name

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13 Church Street, York, YO1 8BE

Tel: 01904 651206

Ancestral Name

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Was your name originally Viking in origin? Anglo Saxon? Norman? Drop in and discover the beginning of your family history with our digital library of over one million European surnames providing you with the true origins of your name in beautiful parchment prints while you wait, as well as bespoke Coat of Arms embroideries, plaques, and glassware.

We also provide a glimpse into the rich history of York with our authentic crafted replica Viking and Norman swords, handmade Viking jewellery and accessories, and a wide range of historically inspired gifts and toys for all ages.

Opening Times

* 10am - 6pm Monday to Saturday
10am - 4pm Sunday

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