Halifaxpeople Blog 22
On This Day
22nd 1902 Elland's new public baths opened by Coun W.H.Eastwood JP
22nd 1912 Rastrick Library opened
22nd 1940, A bomb fell on Hanson Lane, killing 11 people.
22nd 1983 Sainsburys opened
Building of North Bridge Leisure and site of Sainsburys (back left)
Site of Sainsburys and North Bridge Leisure
The Halifax Evening Courier ran a column for many years called 'The Trend of Things' where they printed a local photograph which was often poor quality. See if you can recognise these places.
1. Where is this?
3. Which Church is this?
2. Which school is this?
1. Where is this old courier photo of?
Answers from Yesterday
1. Ainley Top Branch Road
2. Albion Inn at Lane Head, Brighouse now Success Chinese Take-away
3. Whiteley's at corner of Bethel Street and Huddersfield Road, Brighouse
4. Back of Wool Merchant Hotel
I'll Have A Pint
Ritz in Bradford Road, Brighouse in the 1930's
Wish You Were Here
Postcard From Halifax
Maybe the 'Wish You Were Here' title is a little inappropriate!