Rhodes's Yard, King Street, Huddersfield

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  • appears on maps: 1890 [#759]
  • location: off King Street, Huddersfield
  • listed in: Baines (1822)
  • status: probably exists
  • category: yard (Old Yards of Huddersfield reference: #45)

Named after wine merchant William Rhodes (c.1778-?) of Clough House, whose black beer brewery was situated at 8 King Street. One of William's sons, William Brook Rhodes (1805-1851), died in May 1851 from head injuries sustained when he was thrown from his horse.[1]


Notes and References

  1. Huddersfield Chronicle (17/May/1851).