DID YOU KNOW? HUDDERSFIELD: A Miscellany


DID YOU KNOW? HUDDERSFIELD: A Miscellany

JULIA SKINNER    Book Number: 85993    Product format: Hardback

The lake at Greenhead Park c.1960 is chosen for the front cover, a view our Annie has known for over half a century! Enjoy recipes for Yorkshire Curd Tart or Fat Rascals, pictures of the old shops on New Street in 1957, the George Hotel in 1955, the bowling greens and tennis courts at Greenhead Park 1960, the railway station, Byram Arcade and Turnbridge Mill. Ghost stories include the sounds of fighting and phantom horses galloping past on Castle Hill. The famous escapologist Harry Houdini demonstrated his talents by escaping from the Huddersfield Police cells in 1903. The legendary Bill Shankly became manager of Huddersfield Town FC in 1956. Where in Huddersfield might the scientist Isaac Newton and the engineer James Watt be found together? A miscellany of words, phrases, historical photographs, quiz, sport and fascinating facts, the photos are from the famous archive images of the Francis Frith Collection. 57pp.
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