The River Ouse, Queen's Staith

The River Ouse, York - Queen's Staith

Viewed from Queen's Staith on the south bank of the River Ouse. The opposite bank in this photo is named King's Staith. Staith is a viking word meaning 'landing place'. The Kings Arms pub opposite is often shown on the national news when the River Ouse floods. Left is the Queens Hotel which has good views over the river. Scroll right to see more. ©