Printers Devil

The Little Devil In Stonegate

In the 16th Century Stonegate became famous for its book shops and printers.
At No.33 Stonegate there used to be a printers, outside at the corner of the shop is a little Devil. This guy got any blame when metal type was miss spelt when going to Press. It is said to be unlucky to look into his eyes! ©

- Walk through this Snickleway under the devil to get to Barley Hall.

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Devil in Stonegate

Taken in 2020 (above)

Photos of York

Printers Devil in Stonegate