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Mar 11, 2019

Christchurch Whitsunday Parade 1933 Halifax

This picture was on a postcard in my relatives collection of old family photos and says it is from Whitsuntide 1933.Iam not sure where exactly in Halifax

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Mar 11, 2019

Herbert Jowett baker and confectioner st James rd halifax

This shop belonged to my Great Grandparents Dorothy and Herbert Jowett around the early 1900's.

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Nov 11, 2018

New Inn, Boothtown

My dad was a very regular drinker at this pub much to the chagrin of my mum. He used to sit in the tap room (no women allowed!), and chew the fat with

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Aug 06, 2018


The Corporation Tap at Crib Lane Dean Clough In your description you say that it closed in 1903. I can remember visiting my Uncle GEORGE HEATON and his

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Jul 22, 2018

bow window pea and pies and sausage

i remember this little old house it was so dark inside we used to call for 1 sausage and a bowl of peas on the way home from the swimming baths. the chap

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Jun 15, 2018

Nutclough House

Just below the Nutclough Tavern was the Nutclough House. Now a house but during the 90's we had regular Monday night music gatherings in the side room

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Feb 02, 2018

A Twentieth Century Woman - Eileen Greenwood

My mother was born in Brighouse and was a prolific poet. Many of her poems are about Brighouse and her early experiences - Penny Denham's Doll Rags to

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Aug 16, 2017


An-Historic-Tour-of-Halifax takes us on a trip through all ages and areas of town

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Aug 14, 2017

The Millers inn

Hiya I've just been looking on your page for information about a pub my parents owned called the Millers inn it was on back Clarence Street (6 and 7)

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Apr 06, 2017

Halifax Zoo.

While researching my family tree, I came across the Begley & Hinds family. Stated on the 1911 census in Halifax:- Head: Frederick Hinds aged 52 noted

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Mar 04, 2017

Buck's Arms, Ogden

The publican here in 1845 was a Joshua Bateman, who was also, not uncommonly a farmer and butcher. By this time he was married to his second wife, Susan

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Mar 04, 2017

celine goggin

i was born august 1970 and was brought up in siddal through to my tenage years hard times sometimes but made you realise not to take things for granted

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Sep 28, 2016

Calverts Mill

My grandmother was Gertrude Calvert and she lived at Illingworth House with four siblings and her parents Hannah (n. Aspinall) and Leonard Calvert. The

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Sep 16, 2016

Historic Brighouse

Historic Brighouse

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Sep 08, 2016



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Aug 26, 2016



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Aug 26, 2016



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Aug 26, 2016


Halifax-Countryside - An ezine promoting our amazing natural surroundings

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Aug 26, 2016


Halifax-Shopping is an ongoing ezine dedicated to shopping in and around Halifax

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Aug 18, 2016


Halifax-Weddings helps you to organise your special day

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