Names from historical writing:

The following appear as names for York. Follow the links for what the author actually said:

Name Author Source
BRIGANTIUM William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).
CAER EBRAUC William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).
CAER EFFROC John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).
John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
DAVY HALL John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
EBORAC John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
EBORACUM William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).
EBRAUC John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
EBURACUM William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).
EOFORRIC William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).
EURE John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
EVORRIC William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).
GOODRAMGATE John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
GOODRAMGATE HOLY TRINITY John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
HOLY TRINITY GOODRAMGATE John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
MARY GATE ST OLAVE John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
MINSTER YARD WITH BEDDERN John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
MINT YARD John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
ST CUTHBERT John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
ST LAWRENCE John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
ST MARY CASTLEGATE John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
ST SAVIOUR John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
ST WILFRED John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
YORE John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
YORK John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
YORKE William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).
Celia Fiennes Through England on a Side Saddle in the Time of William and Mary (London: Field and Tuer, The Leadenhall Press, 1888).

NB: These variant names come from our collections of historical travel writing and descriptive gazetteers: