Silver Street, George Street/Square, Rawson Street

Silver Street, George Street/Square, Rawson Street

George Street (George's Square)


Silver Street



Argyle Street

Taken at the back of Crown Street, these houses ar adjacent to the Sportsman Inn. 

The Sportsman Inn was formerly known as the 'Rose and Crown Inn' and is commonly thought to be the place that Daniel Defoe penned Robinson Crusoe on one of his many visits to the Inn. He visited Halifax many times in the early part of the 18th century, and he wrote a valuable account of the local trade.

Back of the Sportsman which was apparently the front in its early days.


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