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This building is now Crossley Heath School, before then it was Crossley and Porter Grammar School, it was built as the town's orphanage- albeit a very grand one. Postcard dated 1912.

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This school was once known as the Free School, hence the name of the road on which it is situated. it is now a training centre. Postcard dated 1907.

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This building is now Crossley Heath School, formerly Crossley and Porter. It is on one of the roads which lead down to the Huddersfield Road and remains today much as in this image. Postcard dated October 1906.

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Nathaniel Waterhouse (1585-1645) was born at The Hollins, Warley and lived at Wood Hall, Skircoat. He made a fortune in trading in oils, salt and dyestuffs. In 1636, he donated a large house in Halifax to be employed as a workhouse, so that the poor…

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This interesting aerial view is of People's Park with the technical school on the left of the shot. This is now Calderdale College. Belle Vue Mansion is centre top. The growth of many trees in the park has changed the view today significantly.

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Back row: John Helliwell, Glyn Howarth, Philip Bradley, Stephen Bowe, Desmond Greenwood, Christopher Greenwood, David Berkley, Stuart England, ?, Mr Thomas.
Middle row: Howard Walker, Janet Stenhouse, Gillian Holt née Longbottom, Anne Whittaker, Jean…

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Back row, left to right: Susan Parker, ?, Stuart England, Trevor Haigh, Stephen Walker, Andrew Wilson, Richard Johnstone, Mrs Harrison. Middle row: Margaret Wade, ?, Rosalind Parker, Kathleen Greatorex, Susan Butterworth, Maxine Thornton, Jane…

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Back row: Philip Hunt, Billy Thornton, Stuart England, Trevor Haigh, Stephen Jagger, Andrew Wilson, Richard Johnstone, Mr Thomas
Middle row: Howard Leach, Valerie Sutcliffe, Susan Parker, Margaret wade, Kathleen Greatorex, Susan Butterworth, Eileen…

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Back row: Andrew Wilson,?,Glyn Howarth, Trevor Haigh, Stuart England, Stephen Walker, David Crossley, Mr Thomas
Middle row: Eileen Butterfield, Vivienne Leach, Glenda Robinson, Janet Stenhouse, Maxine Thornton, ?, Kathleen Stenhouse, ?, Margaret…

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During a period of very warm weather the heamaster told the school that one day they could come to school with their swimming costumes. Doris' mum told her that was all very well, but she would have to keep her vest on underneath!

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Back row, L to R: Miss Dewhirst; George Hanson; Jimmy Crossley; Annie Bradley; Doris Clegg; Jean Stott; Frank Crabtree; Jonas Edwards.

Middle row: Jack Whitehead; Olive Waite; Ivy Jeffrey; Nancy Mellors; Doris Ibbotson; Annie Priestley; Eileen…

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To the right of the viaduct is the former Robinwood School, now an Activity Centre.

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To the right of the viaduct is the former Robinwood School, now an Activity Centre.

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This aerial view of what became the Percival Whitley College shows People's Park at the top of the shot. The college has undergone many changes since this photograph was taken and the area itself on Francis Street is more built up today. The area…

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In the centre the aqueduct carrying the Rochdale Canal over the River Calder. To its left Riverside School and to the right Central Dyeworks, now enlarged and converted into appartments. The industrial building top right have now gone and replced…
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