Towngate, Highburton, Kirkburton,Yorkshire. As its name suggests, Highburton is at the top of a steep hill out of the Fenay Valley. The 'high' hamlet of the township whilst Kirkburton is the village w…
Line of trees off Boothroyd lane, Rastrick, Yorkshire. These look like hedgerow trees without a hedge, and sure enough on the 1850 6" map there is a field boundary marked. This is looking northwest fr…
|Title||Public Art, Thornton Square, Brighouse, Yorkshire. This was presented by the Rotary Club of Brighouse.|
|Photo's author||Humphrey Bolton User stats Author's photos|
|Source||Wikimedia Commons image|
|Date||10 Feb 2006 00:00:00|
|Original size||477 x 640|
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|Camera model||OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD / C300Z,D550Z|
|Exposure time||1/100 s|
|Focal length||6.0 mm|
The Abbey bank, Commercial Street, Brighouse With Fawcett's Stationery shop this is in the building that was originally Burton's Tailors. See 997625.
64 and 66 Commercial Street, Brighouse These are two of the oldest of the buildings in the street, being shown on the 1850 OS map. The archway leads into the yard at the back, which used to be hemmed …
1 to 5 Market Street, Brighouse A large block between Park Street and market Street was redeveloped in the 1930s. This included a Woolworth's store, facing Commercial street but with its side entrance…
Willows - Market Street
78 to 80a, Commercial Street, Brighouse Another case of a yard with slum dwellings, and perhaps one shop facing the street (as on the 1907 OS map), has been replaced by a distinctive block of shops.
The Burton foundation stone, Park Street , Brighouse Burton the Tailor I presume. Built in to the side of the building, which is now the Abbey bank.
44 and 46 Commercial Street, Brighouse On the 1907 1:2500 map these two buildings and Fulton's to the right look to be four similar with a central archway. The archway was probably where the smaller o…
The former post office, Park Street, Brighouse A Victorian neo-Classical building, without any Georgian elegance. This was the main post office when photographed, but was closed several months later.
Bank and Town Hall, Thornton Square, Brighouse, Yorkshire. Barclays Bank is the earliest building in this picture, built in a typically dignified style in1875 for the Halifax Commercial Bank. The Town…
82 -84, Commercial Street, Brighouse These two shops were built by c.1870 and jut forward into the pavement. The left one of the pair is part of a long row of shops taken over by a furniture store.
Detail of the Post Office, Park Street, Brighouse 'Letter Box' is carved in stone, and the emblem of mercury is in the pediment above. The VR monogram is in the centre of the carved banner, between 'P…
The new post office, Wellington Arcade, Brighouse The Victorian post office in Park Street was suddenly closed without notice, and a few weeks later this new post office opened in what had been a vaca…
Barclays, Thornton Square, Fixby, Calderdale, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, England, HD6 1EF, United Kingdom osm
|Street address||Thornton Square|