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Farrar's dress shop at the corner of Market Street and Old Gate. Mr Farrar had a daughter Mary.

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Farrar's dress shop at the corner of Market Street and Old Gate. It became a house, then the Inn On The Bridge untill January 2011, then it re-opened as The Old Gate following refurbishment after the floods of 2012.

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Widening the road over Neptune Bridge over the then disused Rochdale Canal. To the right Melbourne Mill now the site of the Co-op.

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Looking up Market Strret towards Bridge Lanes with Breck Mill at the top. Date unknown but probably 1950s.

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The station here was originally built in 1846 by the Leeds & Bradford Railway which had been formed to connect the two towns with a railway along the Aire Valley; it was acquired by the MR in 1853 who rebuilt the station. It was intended that when…

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The station here was originally built in 1846 by the Leeds & Bradford Railway which had been formed to connect the two towns with a railway along the Aire Valley; it was acquired by the MR in 1853 who rebuilt the station. It was intended that when…

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The original station here was built in 1846 by the Leeds & Bradford Railway which had been formed to connect the two towns by railway along the Aire Valley. The company was acquired by the MR in 1853 who rebuilt the station seen here and this in turn…

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Market Street with Northgate in the distance. The new building on the right is a supermarket with Local Council Office above.

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Market Street used to be main shopping street in the town. Note the architecture of the buildings above ground floor level. The mill closing off the view of the street was Barbreck Mill.

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Postcard of a print drawn by Joseph Rideal Smith and printed by Stott Brothers, lithographers of Halifax, from Smith's series of a dozen views, "Old Halifax", the set selling for 50 shillings. So commercially successful were Smith's drawings that he…

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In the centre is the Co-op Car Park. Beehive Mill is bottom left and the former Neptune pub, now two dwellings, bottom right.

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Clearly a mill town. In the foreground is Pallis House and to its left smoke from a train in the cutting and above the smoke Holme House. On the left hillside Cross Lanes Methodist Chapel and dominant in the top centre Foster Mill.

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Looking down on Market Street up the valley towards Todmorden. The landmark chimney of Calder Mill in the centre, much of the mill itself was destroyed by fire in November 1964.

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Clearly a mill town. In the foreground is Pallis House and to its left smoke from a train in the cutting and above the smoke Holme House. On the left hillside Cross Lanes Methodist Chapel and dominant in the top centre Foster Mill.

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Looking down on Market Street up the valley towards Todmorden. The landmark chimney of Calder Mill in the centre, much of the mill itself was destroyed by fire in November 1964.

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Market Street, Hebden Bridge. The former Ebenezer Chapel. Now a gallery and the Hebden Bridge Times no longer has a presence in the town! See it now. The following text is taken from Looking Back at Hebden Bridge by Frank Horsfall & Terry Wyke…

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Salem Methodist Church is on the right long demolished and replaced with a smaller chapel and meeting room.

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Calder Civic Trust members carrying out improvement works. Standing, Left to right: Barbara Shepherd, unknown, Mr Wignall, Robert Helliwell, Graham Newton, Shirley Jagger, Michael Newton. Seated on ground, left is Philip Longbottom, father of…
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