Alphabetical list of

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Ma Bakers - Halifax

Fact - Ma Bakers was ground level and 1st Floor. Maggie McFly's was below.

Machine Maker's Arms - Illingworth

MacMillan's - Long Lane, Wheatley HX3 5AD

Fact - previously known as 'The Sporting Life'

Maggie McFly's - Fountain Street, Halifax (aka Maggies)

Fact - Ground floor and 1st floor were Ma Bakers and below was Maggie McFly's. aka 'McClouds'

Maggie's - Ward's End, Halifax

Fact - Maggie's moved here from Fountain Street in 2016

Previously called 'Jumpin' Jaks', Chicago's and was also the 'A B C' cinema's

Maine Street - Halifax (Nightclub) (see ATIK)

Majestic Restaurant - Market Street, Halifax (closed in 1927)

Malt House - 270 Oldham Road, Rishworth (formerly Royal Hotel}


Malt Shovel - Lane Top/Windy Bank, Ambler Thorn,

Malt Shovel - 18/19 Wakefield Road, Brighouse (closed in 1972)


Malt Shovel - Coley

Fact - aka 'Chapel House Inn

Malt Shovel - 8 Briggate, Elland HX5 9DP

Malt Shovel - Norwood Green

Manchester House - 42 Briggate, Brighouse (opened in 1898 and closed in 1906)

Manhattan - George's Square, Halifax

Fact - Name of 'Bulls Head' during the 1990's

Manor Heath Inn, Dryclough Lane/Skircoat Green Road

Manor House, Scammonden

Fact - now under Dean Wood Reservoir

Market Shades - Market Street, Halifax (closed in 1903)

Market Tavern - 2 Ship Street, Brighouse HD6 1JX  (built in 2016 on part of Brighouse market)


Market Tavern - Cow Green, Halifax

Landlord William Rawson failed to renew the license in 1869 for running a disorderly house.

Marlborough - Elland

Marlborough Hall - Crossley Street, Halifax (opened in 1857)

Fact - Now the YMCA but was built as an entertainment hall and was also the first cinema in Halifax by 1917.

Marquis of Granby - 7-9 Copper Street, Halifax (opened in 1822 and closed in 1897)

Fact - aka the 'Granby'

Marshalls Bar - Hebden Bridge

Marston's - Sowood

Fact - once the name of the Airborne

Martins Nest Inn - 219 Bradford Road, Brighouse (built in 1825 and closed in 2009)

Fact - now a 'Thaal' Indian restaurant

Martin's Nest - 38 Quebec Street, Elland (opened in 1800's and closed in 1999)

Fact - aka the 'Nest'

Mason's Arms - Elland Road, Brighouse

Fact - previous names include 'Who could'a thawt it', 'Sun Inn' and 'Footballer's Rest'

Mason's Arms - Jepson Lane, Westgate, Elland

Mason's Arms - 105 Lower Edge, Elland (closed in 1908)

Mason's Arms - Woolshops, Halifax

Mason's Arms - 16 Bank Bottom, Halifax Licensee listed in 1861 as Joseph Holmes

Masons Arms - 1 Bacup Road, Gauxholme, Todmorden

Masons Arms - Winterburn Lane, Warley (see 'Winterburn')

Matelocks - Queensbury

Maud's Temperance Hotel - 18 Broad Street, Halifax

(see Temperance Hotel)

(The) Maypole Inn - Warley Town, HX2 7RZ   Phone: 01422835861

Fact - aka 'Horns'

See Maypole Featured Article

Meandering Bear - 21-23 Union Street, Halifax

see Halifax History E-zine 4

McCloud's - Fountain Street, Halifax (see Maggie McFly's)

Mechanics Arms - 14 Smithy Street/Winding Road, Halifax (closed in 1905)

Here is a picture of The Mechanics Arms in Halifax. John Crabtree, the licencee, was my great grandfather. Perhaps you'd like to add it to your website.Best wishes, Dorothy Sim.

Thanks to Dorothy Sim

Mechanics Arms - Shade, Todmorden (closed in 1869)

Mellor's Bar - Greenhead Lane, Rastrick

Mermaid - Old Causeway, Sowerby Bridge (opened in 1701)

Fact - renamed see 'Wharf Inn' in 1800's

Merry Boys Inn - 1 Paddock/Cave Hill, Northowram

Metro Club - Halifax

Mexborough Arms - 7 Westgate, Elland (Closed in 1927)

Fact - Formerly known as 'The Talbot'

Middle Bar - 18 - 20 Fountain Street, Halifax HX1 1LW

Milans Bar - 6-8 Carlton Place, Halifax HX1 2SB

Fact - originally 'Salvation Army Men's Hostel and Metropole'

Mile's Cross - Ovenden

Milestone - Oldham Road, Ripponden

Fact - formerly known as 'Golden Lion'

Mill Bank

Millers Bar - 47 Briggate, Brighouse HD6 1EB   Phone: 01484968144

Fact - formerly the 'Black Swan' and affectionally  known as 'The Mucky Duck'

Millers Inn - back Clarence Street

Mill Inn - Brearley Mill, Midgley

Mill Inn - Brearley, Mytholmroyd (Opened in 1843 and closed in 1923)

Fact - renamed 'The Clarence'

Millbank Inn - Millbank Road, Soyland (closed in 2010)

Fact - originally 'The Anchor'

Miller's Arms - Back Clarence Street/4 Gerrard Street, Halifax

Miner's Arms - 2 Bridge Street East, Cripplegate, Halifax (closed in 1903)


Miners Arms was at the bottom of Cripplegate


Site of the 'Miners Arms'


Mitre - 7 New Market Street, Halifax (demolished in 1931)

Where? - Approx where Boots is now on Market Street

Moon Inn - 3 Smithy Street, Halifax (closed in 1905)

Fact - stood next to 'The Sun'

Moor Cock - Ovenden

Moorcock - Bridge Lanes, Hebden Bridge

Moorcock - Moorbottom Lane, Norland

Moorcock - Sunny View, Sowerby (opened 1890 and closed in 1914)

Moorcock Inn - Moor Field Road, Wainstalls (Closed in 2002)

Fact - Building dates from early 17c. Now housing                               got old pic

Moorcock - Inchfield Moor, Walsden

The Moorings - 1 Warehouse Canal Basin, Sowerby Bridge HX6 2AG   Phone: 01422833940  (built around 1770)

Moorlands Inn - Keighley Road, Ogden HX2 8XD   Phone: 01422248943


Fact - previously known as 'Peat Pitts'

Moorside Club - Illingworth

Moulder's Arms - 22 Bank Bottom, Southowram Bank

Beerhouse, closed and demolished in 1921

Outside the 'Moulders Arms'


View from the bottom of the Halifax Minster with Matalan on the right.

Mount Inn - 29 Commercial Road, Halifax (opened in 1845 and closed in 1967)

Mount Pleasant - Boothtown

Mount Skip - Wadsworth (closed in 2000 for housing)

Mount Tavern - 41 Haley Hill, Boothtown (closed in 1915)

Moyles Hotel and Restaurant - Croft Terrace, Hebden Bridge 

Fact - formerly 'Hebden Lodge Hotel'

Murgatroyd Arms - 78 High Street, Luddenden (opened 1770 and closed in 1939)

Murgatroyd Arms - Skircoat Green HX3 0RX   Phone: 01422610563

Fact - formerly called the 'New Inn'

Museum Hotel -1 Stump Cross

Fact - originally called 'Delvers Arms' and is now flats.

Musical Arms - Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge

Fact - formerly 'Church Tavern'

Musician's Arms - Market Street, Hebden Bridge (closed in 1869)

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