Browse Items (23 total)

  • Tags: Mill
  • Title contains "Halifax"
  • OR Coverage contains "Halifax"

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06225.jpg
This view shows the railway viaduct that linked Halifax Station with North Bridge. Final closure came in 1974 and the viaduct was demolished in 1979. The large mill building on the left is now the site of Matalan.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06187.jpg
The junction of Lower Kirkgate and Berry Lane, Halifax. Mackintosh's factory is in the background, the chimney is still there. The coal shoots were just off the picture to the right.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/DNT00238.jpg
View from Beacon Hill with the railway goods and coal yard in the centre.

Photo David N Taylor Collection.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/DNT00237.jpg
View of the town from Beacon Hill with the railway goods and coal yard centre and the high level station approach and station centre left.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06040.jpg
Aerial view of Halifax. Left of centre is Halifax General Hospital.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06034.jpg
E.A.A. Stone Dam Mills is now a furniture store. The other buildings have since been demolished.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06033.jpg
Stone Dam Mill is now used (2015) as a furniture shop.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06023.jpg
Although it is hard to be certain the sign on the building at the left of the picture appears to suggest that the building is the Grand Junction Hotel which was closed in 1968 and demolished in 1971. If this is correct then this will be the area…

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06018.jpg
Clearly visible is the Dean Clough Mill (where the words Crossley Kosset are visible). The bus appears to be a 681, a service to Bradford that still runs today (2017).

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06168.jpg
Showing Ashlar stone in a arched doorway in one of the buildings. date c. 1977

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06167.jpg
Showing the state of the ceiling in one of the buildings. Date c.1977

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06166.jpg
One of the buildings in the complex. C. 1977

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06165.jpg
One of the mills in the Dean Clough complex, former home to Crossley Carpets.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/LYR00178.jpg
LYRS 2317 - John Crossley & Sons No 42 - part of 7-plank wagon in the private siding at North Bridge. The sidings have gone and the vast Dean Clough complex no longer manufactures carpets but is now in mixed commercial usage. longer
Output Formats

atom, csv, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2