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In the foreground is the railway line curving to the goods yard, with the station in the distance. Centre right is Fielden’s Waterside Mill next to the Rochdale Canal. To the right is the spire of the Unitarian Church, which was also built by the…
Looking down the Calder Valley with the Rochdale Canal in the foreground. On the far hillside stands Cross Stone Church.
View over Shade School to Dobroyd Castle on the far hillside.
Gibson Mill, or Lord Holme Mill, at the heart of the Crags. Originally a water powered Cotton mill, subsequently supplemented by steam. By the 1890s it had become an 'entertainment emporium' providing for the vast number of visitors to the Crags…
Lower left Foster Mill with Hangingroyd Mill, Hebden Works and Nutclough Mill and Hebden Water in the centre. Top left the old Bircliffe Chapel with Birchcliffe Road/Wadsworth Lane climbing the hillside.
More or less in the centre the 'new' Birchcliffe Baptist Chapel in course of construction with the old Chapel above it to the left. Lower centre Nutclough Mill with part of Hangingroyd Mill and Hebden Works below.

Hebden Bridge's famous…
Bottom right of centre is Hangingroyd Mill and Hebden Works with Nutclough Mill before it was extended to the left. Above and top centre is the old Birchcliffe Baptist Chapel.
A good view of Cornholme with Bobbin Mill Close in the bottom centre, and Stoodley Pike on the far horizon. The railwayis the Burbley Branch from Todmorden or the Copy Pit Line as it is usually known.
Taken from the church yard of the former St John's church above the Keighley Road, with the Council Offices in the centre and on the left the Shoulder of Mutton on Bridge Gate.
To the left of the right hand tree is Nutclough Mill with the Birchcliffe hillside behind, and centre foreground Hangingroyd Mill. Behind the largest chimney can be seen Redman Bros’ Foster Mill with the gantry joining 2 sections of the mill across…
Undated postcard. Towards top left is Cross Lanes Chapel which was destroyed by fire in the mid-1960s having closed for worship in 1958.
Postcard with April 1905 postmark and the image is prior to the construction of the new Birchcliffe Chapel in 1897/8. The gable end of Palace House can just be seen on the left.
Undated postcard of Brearley in the valley bottom and Midgley on the hillside above. Brearley House can be seen amongst the trees in the centre but the mills have now gone.
Postcard with July 1947 postmark. Scarbottom Mill is in the centre. Cragg Road can be seen at the bottom right of the photo.
Centre left is Calder High School which opened in 1950. It was the West Riding's first Comprehensive School.
Undated postcard but probably c1930. The long, light coloured building is one of Thornber's poultry sheds.
Taken from Mount Skip. Scout Road School is left of centre with the sweep of Scout Rocks behind it.
Undated postcard. Looking up the valley to Hawksclough.
Hangingroyd c.1890. In the foreground is the Hangingroyd area. To the left Nutclough Mill. Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive
View from the south hillside up Hebden Dale. At the bottom St Thomas's Catholic Church and to its right Pallis House and to the left above the terraces Riverside School, 1909. Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive
Taken prior to construction of the Co-Op (now Carlton Building) in 1876. At the bottom Hope Baptist Chapel on New Road and centre of the photo the large storeyed Foster Mill. top right below the quarry scar Keighley Road, or at the time this photo…
At the bottom Pallis House and above it Hope Baptist Chapel. The large storeyed mill more or less in the centre is Foster Mill. Top left Heptonstall Road and Cross Lanes Chapel. Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive
In the centre Hope Baptist Chapel, and above the buildings the large storeyed Foster Mill, far right the chimney of Crossley Mill. Top left Cross Lanes Chapel at the top of The Buttress Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive
Located next to the Rochdale Canal near Hebble End.
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