HalifaxPeople Blog 1

We are kicking off our new blog with a picture of the old George Street that was widened to become George's Square.

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Every day I hope to show an old photo of Halifax or surrounding areas. I will show the photo on social media for you to work out where the photo is taken. 

1st November  1861 - Tolls abolished on the Halifax and Leeds turnpike Road, via Catherine Slack

1st  November  1872 -  First Halifax election by ballot

1st  November 1916  -  Whittakers Brewery took over 22 Brear and Brown's properties

Wish you were here

Postcard from Halifax

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