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The building on the left has now been demolished.

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Originally a water powered cotton mill, by the time this photo was taken it was used by Frank Leelo as Tea Rooms to cater for the vast number of visitors to Hardcastle Crags. The Lodge at the gates into the Crags is on the right hand side.

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Weir at Sterne Mill, Copley

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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

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The Civic Trust's annual clean-up of Hebden Water in the town centre seen here by the weir adjacent to Bridge Mill. Philip Round in the centre.

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Can you identify? Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive

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The bridge carrying Station Road over the River Calder. Above the bridge is part of the former gas holder on Station Road. Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive

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Clearing the water course at Ramsden Wood Clough, about 1900.

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Undated postcard but interestingly was printed in Saxony so must be pre-First World War. This view of the river is above Gibson Mill with people on the riverside path alongside it.

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Undated Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway promotional postcard but the same view is on another L&YR card with September 1910 postmark. On the reverse along the the company's crest the discreetly printed message reads:
"Hardcastle Crags, and the…

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Postcard date stamped August 1908. Upstream from Gibson Mill with the people standing on the riverside path. The small weir was to control the flow above the weir for Gibson Mill.

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Postcard with July 1931 postmark. This weir is downstream from Gibson Mill and was to feed water into a goit for New Bridge Mill at Midgehole.

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This weir is downstream from Gibson Mill and was to feed water into a goit for New Bridge Mill at Midgehole.

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The weir at Gibson Mill and above it Greenwood’s ‘The Chalet’ tearooms, one of several refreshment facilities around the Crags catering for the thousands of visitors who came at weekends and holidays.

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Postcard with a 1993 postmark but the photo is pre-1904. The weir is upstream from Gibson Mill and it created a popular bathing pool just below. On the right is the mill pond which is fed by the weir.

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Postcard date stamped April 1911. Second in a series published by the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway using this photo promoting cheap rail travel to Hebden Bridge for Hardcastle Crags.

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Postcard date stamped September 1910. First in a series published by the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway using this photo promoting cheap fares to Hebden Bridge for trips to its surrounding beauty spots. The promotional message on the reverse…
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