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Items in the Cragg Vale History Group collection

Back Upper Castle, Cragg Vale - CVH00187
This was formerly an ale house, the way in was probably via the balcony, note the bricked up door. Donated by Yvonne Broadbent.

Cragg Vale from Sunny Bank, c1935 - CVH00186
Harold Holdsworth with nephew Alan Clayton. The farm just visible to the right of Harold's head is Smithy Steads. Donated by Yvonne Broadbent.

Upper Castle and Glen View, Cragg Vale - CVH00185
Notice the cobbled footpath in front of these cottages. Donated by Yvonne Broadbent.

Haymaking On the Holmes, Cragg Vale, c1900 - CVH00184
Alan Sutcliffe of 6 Upper Castle working on his land. you can see the Wesleyan Chapel and what was then the Post Office. Donated by Yvonne Broadbent.

Looking on to Bottoms, Cragg Vale - CVH00183
The chimney just left of centre was for Paper Mill. Donated by Yvonne Broadbent.

Uncle George Maddox - CVH00177
Lived at 9 Littlewood

Gathering at Thornbers Personnel - CVH00171
Back row, l to r: Tom Ashworth; ? ; ? ; Bill Riley, Hebden Bridge; Harry Southwell, Mytholmroyd Hatchery Manager; Keith Holt, Peterborough Manager; Student from Ghana; Frank Bottomley.
Middle row: Tim McManus, Farm Manager, St Mellons, Montgomery;…

Fancy Dress  - CVH00168
All dressed up, but what was the event?

Gentleman at a Reservoir - CVH00166
Probably Withens Reservoir, Cragg Vale.

Cragg Vale Operatic Society - CVH00164
Garnet Williams, but who is the lady? Taken outside St John's Sunday School.