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- Tags: Newspaper and Journal Illustrations
Boiler Explosion at Upper Aspley Mill, Huddersfield, which occured around 2:10pm on 23 November 1857.
Engraving by C. Fenn of the Ramsden Estate Buildings from Thomas Baines' Yorkshire, Past and Present: A History and a Description of the Three Ridings of the Great County of York (volume 2, part 2), published in 1875. The illustration is of interest…
Design for Victoria Tower by Edward C.H. Maidman (1886-1919) of Edinburgh. When he wasn't successful, Maidman resubmitted the exact same design a few years later for the Sir Hector McDonald Monument in Dingwall, Scotland (again unsuccessful).
Illustration from the Building News (27/Jul/1877). Huddersfield Corporation acquired the market rights from the Ramsden Estate in 1876 and then ran a competition to design a new market hall to be situated on King Street. Architect George Edmund…