The Legends and Traditions of Huddersfield and Its District: Volume I, Part II (1941) by Philip Ahier

The Legends and Traditions of Huddersfield and Its District: Volume I, Part II was written by Philip Ahier and published in 1941 by the Advertiser Press Ltd. of Huddersfield.

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Contents

Chapter III — The Legend of Bretton Hall

Chapter IV — Legends Connected with Historical Events

  • Part I — Visitation of Plagues
    • 1. The Plague at Hepworth
    • 2. The Plague at Newsome and Newsome Cross
  • Part II — The Luddite Riots, 1811-1813
    • 1. The Episode at the Former "Shears Inn", Lowerhead Row (Demolished in 1938)
    • 2. The Attack on Dungeon Mill at South Crosland
    • 3. The Sequel to the Raid on Pond Farm, Netherton
    • 4. Wrigley Mill, Netherton
    • 5. The Attack on Fixby Hall, 1811
    • 6. The Luddite and Other Rioters in the Vicinity of Sheepridge and District
      • i) At Newsome Hall
      • ii) The Raid on a Shop in Fartown
      • iii) The Raid at Jill Road Farm
      • iv) The Raid on Bracken Hall, Fartown
      • v) "The Cot", Upper Newhouse
    • 7. The Erection of a Fort in the Queen's Head Yard, Off King Street
    • 8. The Outrage on Stainland Cross
    • 9. Townend, Almondbury
    • 10. The Attack on Mr. James Roberts' Dressing Shop at Quarmby on March 3rd, 1816

Chapter V — The Matrimonial Adventures of Alesia de Laci and the Love "Affairs" of John de Warenne, 8th Earl of Surrey

The Legends and Traditions of Huddersfield and Its District: Volume I, Part II (1941) by Philip Ahier

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