Holmfirth: From Forest to Township (1975) by Eileen Williams

Holmfirth: From Forest to Township was written by Eileen Williams and first published in 1975 by the Advertiser Press of Huddersfield.

A revised edition was published in 1989 by Lofthouse Publications.


  • 192 pages
  • hardback

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  • Foreword
  • The Holmfirth Anthem
  • Medieval Times
  • From Plantagenet to Tudor Times
  • The Turbulent 17th Century
  • The Wheels of Change
  • The Early 19th Century
  • The Growth and the Glory
  • The Turn of the Century

Copyright Status

Under the terms of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, the copyright of literary, dramatic, musical or artistic works in the United Kingdom expires at the end of the period of 70 years from the end of the calendar year in which the author dies.

The author, Eileen Williams of Penistone Road, New Mill, died in 1995 and her works remain under copyright until the end of 2065.