Browse Items (14 total)

  • Tags: 1890-99

imgAAA344.jpg
Damaged invoice from willow merchant and basket & skep maker, Charles Haigh of Manchester Road, Huddersfield.
(Ratings: 0)

Victoria Tower, Stone Laying Ceremony.jpg
Reproduced by Philip Ahier's book "The Story of Castle Hill" (1946). The photograph is captioned: "R.W. Harper, Sir J.F. Ramsden, Sir J.A. Brooke, I. Hordern, E. Brooke, Sir John W. Rasmden, W.H. Jessop".
(Ratings: 0)

imgDPCB829.jpg
Small pocket booklet for the Rashcliffe Parish Communicants' Union, including the "Objects of Union" and "Rules of Life and Conduct for Communicants". The item belonged to Ellen Bower (1853-1940) of 15 Albany Terrace and is dated 28 May 1892. Ellen…
(Ratings: 0)

imgDPCB853.jpg
Set of rules for Fitzwilliam Street Church, Huddersfield, dated February 1891.
(Ratings: 0)

Grove Mills, Longwood.jpg
Letterhead of Grove Mills, Longwood, circa 1890, when William Shaw & Sons occupied the mills.
(Ratings: 0)

imgDPC430.jpg
Portrait of Sir Joseph Crosland, the Member of Parliament for Huddersfield from 1893 to 1895. The item was presented with the "Huddersfield Ha'porth" in June 1892.
(Ratings: 0)

Firth & Wilson of Huddersfield.jpg
Letterhead for wholesale grocers Firth & Wilson of Bradley Street South and King Street, Huddersfield.
(Ratings: 0)

30189466630.png
Engraving by copper plate engraver Thomas Kendal (1849-1915) of Huddersfield from The History of Huddersfield and its Vicinity (1898) by D.F.E. Sykes.
(Ratings: 0)

27858622553.jpg
Programme for the installation of stone and timber merchant John Pyrah (father of Jessie Louise Pyrah) as the Worshipful Master of the Huddersfield Lodge of Truth on 3 December 1897.
(Ratings: 1)

26975819462.jpg
Christmas card sent in 1895 from Mr and Mrs Thomas Mellor of Fartown Lodge to the Pyrah family.
(Ratings: 1)

24258865765.png
1894 Ordnance Survey map showing the short-lived Harden Moss Racecourse, situated above Meltham and Holmfirth on the Greenfield Road. Solicitor Frederick Robert Jones (1814-1896) had hoped to build a racecourse next to his "model farm" at Harden Moss…
(Ratings: 0)

23258582709.png
1894 OS map showing the location of the Rifle Butts 1,000 yard rifle range on Crosland Moor, used by the local Volunteer Rifle Corps in the late 1800s. Presumably anyone using Sandy Lane (which runs up to the Sands House Inn) would have been dodging…
(Ratings: 0)

21017089982.jpg
Photograph from the Journal of the Manchester Geographical Society (01/Oct/1899) - The Carlile Institute at Meltham.
(Ratings: 0)
Output Formats

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