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Towards the top left of the picture can be seen the former railway viaduct at Wyke. This was part of the 'Pickle Bridge' line that linked the Halilfax- Bradford line with Brighouse. In this view it appears to be complete. It was partially…
Bottom right is the Central Methodist Church, and the impressive building towards the top of the picture is Brighouse Library and the Smith Art Gallery.
Taken in the early 1960s. Halifax Royal Infirmary is towards the right of the picture, and at the bottom is Crossley Heath School.
The top of this picture shows the area around Halifax railway station including the Mackintosh factory and the now demolished viaduct that linked the station with North Bridge and the lines to Queensbury and Keighley.
Shows land falling away from Halifax side
To the right centre of the view can be seen Hunger Hill with The Shay Stadium to the left of it and Shaw Lodge flats at the very left. In the foreground is the industrial area around Water Hill and the railway line can be seen crossing the picture…
Picture probably taken from Beacon Hill, shows Hunger Hill in the centre with The Shay Stadium (then both Football and Speedway) to the left and below that the industrial area around Water Hill. To the top right of the picture can be seen the then…
The playground of Riverside School is at the bottom of the picture, with the Memorial Gardens to the right of it. Heptonstall Road is to the left with Queen's Terrace. Ref 419157
The roundabout on the top right is Bull Green, and People's Park towards bottom left. Ref 415430
The River Calder flows from left to right in this photo. The cemetery, top right, is off Sowerby New Road. Ref 419159
Hollins Mill Lane runs top left to the right to the picture. Sowerby Bridge cricket ground is bottom left. Tuel Lane runs down the picture from centre top. Ref 419160
Stubbings School is just above the centre of this photo, and top right is the Birchcliffe Centre. Ref 419158
Wakefield Road runs across the bottom of this picture with the canal and river running parallel to it, and the railway at the top of the photo. Ref 419162
Aerial view of Halifax. Left of centre is Halifax General Hospital.
Aerial view if Elland in 1977
Looking at the rate of fall from Halifax side.
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