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This shows the junction where Burnley Road and Rochdale Road meet at King Cross.

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This view is taken from the then new Aachen Way and shows the bottom of Queens Road and its junction with King Cross Street. 1970s.

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The church building appears to be Northgate End Chapel. This area was redeveloped in the early 1980s and is now part of the bus station.

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Congregationalists had held regular meetings in Halifax since at least 1763 and the Square Chapel, named after the area although it is also square in shape, was opened in 1772 at a cost of over £2,000. The chapel was first preached in on 24th May…

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North Bridge Area from Crib Lane Flats 1978. Part of Dean Clough Mill can be seen on the left, as can All Soul's, Haley Hill.

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The new bus station can be seen in the centre with the tower of the town Hall behind, and the retained frontage of the old chapel on the right.

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This scene is almost unrecognisable from the Northgate of today as many of the buildings have since been demolished. The church building on the right appears to be Northgate End Chapel, built in 1871 and demolished in 1982.

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The building in the foreground has now gone but the building with Holt on it (which is on Chatham Street itself) is still in existence. The church building is St Mary's Catholic Church on Gibbet Street.

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Dissent and nonconformity, which alongside the established church formed an essential feature of the social and cultural fabric of Calderdale from the 17th century, came to make its mark on an increasingly urbanised landscape during the late 18th…

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Corn Mill on left. During the war they kept a fire engine inside the mill so that if the bridge was bombed or put out of action they would have an engine on that side of the bridge. Cross Stone church is on the skyline.

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Eureka carpark is in the centre, The Minster, formerly the Parish church is on the right, and Square Chapel and the spire of Square Church and the Piece Hall are on the left.

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Engraving by J Shore c.1855. Looking up from Stubbing Holme where the Colden Water joins the River Calder, the 'mytholm'. Above is Mytholm Hall, St James Parish Church and above that Eaves Lower and Upper Mills and to the right Bankfoot Mill, now the…

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Mytholmroyd Historical Society visited Halifax Parish Church, now Halifax Minster, 14 July 2006 with leader Geoffrey Washington

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Mytholmroyd Historical Society visited Halifax Parish Church, now Halifax Minster, 14 July 2006 with leader Geoffrey Washington

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Mytholmroyd Historical Society visited Halifax Parish Church, now Halifax Minster, 14 July 2006 with leader Geoffrey Washington

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Mytholmroyd Historical Society visited Halifax Parish Church, now Halifax Minster, 14 July 2006 with leader Geoffrey Washington

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Mytholmroyd Historical Society visited Halifax Parish Church, now Halifax Minster, 14 July 2006 with leader Geoffrey Washington

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Mytholmroyd Historical Society visited Halifax Parish Church, now Halifax Minster, 14 July 2006 with leader Geoffrey Washington

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PH16. 1979 Halifax Calendar. Built in 1856-9 for Col. Akroyd and designed by Sir G. G. Scott who described it as his best church.

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1979 Halifax Calendar. Mainly a 15th Century building but with Norman and Early-English remains. PH16.

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The sketch and description are from The Calderdale Sketch Book by J. L. Berbiers, published in 1973 by The Halifax Courier Ltd.

The tower of St Andrews, the parish church of Stainland, can be seen for miles around. Worship in the village has a…
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