Browse Items (8 total)

  • Tags: Piece Hall

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/CBC06011.jpg
The Piece Hall can be seen at the bottom of this photograph. The building in the centre is Halifax Market Hall.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/HLS01388.jpg
1979 Halifax Calendar. Celebrating THE Bicentenary of the Piece Hall, which was opened on the 1st January 1779 as a Manufacturers Hall for the sale of pieces of cloth. PH16.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/HLS01254.jpg
The sketch and description were originally published in The Halifax Courier in 1912-1913. The Halifax manufacturers

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/HLS00199.jpg
During the course of the 18th century Halifax came to occupy a prominent place in West Yorkshire as a cloth market, and the Piece Hall, opened in 1779, is a striking monument to the pre-factory age. ‘Pieces’ or lengths of cloth, handwoven in Pennine…

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/EEH00152.jpg
The Spire of Square Church is all that remains of that building.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/DTA00350.jpg
During the course of the 18th century Halifax came to occupy a prominent place in West Yorkshire as a cloth market, and the Piece Hall, opened in 1779, is a striking monument to the pre-factory age. ‘Pieces’ or lengths of cloth, handwoven in Pennine…
Output Formats

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