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Although it is hard to be certain the sign on the building at the left of the picture appears to suggest that the building is the Grand Junction Hotel which was closed in 1968 and demolished in 1971. If this is correct then this will be the area…

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This view shows part of Halifax town centre. The car park in the middle of the picture is now the site of Marks and Spencers, the large building on the right with the 'pyramid' roof is the old Zion Chapel. This is now the site of the bus station.

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Probably late 1950s, early 1960s, prior to demolition.

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Probably shortly after demolition to make way for the car park.

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Behind the tree is the White Lion pub, Burnley Road. The flower bed was one of the projects of Calder Civic Trust in the 1970s.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/TNC00495.jpg
Work being done on the creation of the car park. The market hall with its half moon windows at the top pf the shot.

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This car park was for many years the site of the market on Wednesdays and Thursdays. During World War II a children's nursery was housed in a wooden building here. Bonsall's ironmongers shop can be seen behind the wagon on the right.

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Hangingroyd Lane about 1962; on the right Market Place before landscaping.
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