From Weaver to Web: Online visual archive of Calderdale History
Welcome to the online visual archive of Calderdale history, giving access to over 23,000 images, accompanied by supporting historical information.
The Calderdale area includes the towns of Halifax, Brighouse, Elland, Hebden Bridge, Sowerby Bridge and Todmorden.
From Weaver to Web provides access to a wide range of material which may be particularly useful to local and family historians interested in this area.
You will find photographs and postcards, maps, trade directories and handbills, among many other types of historical sources.
Colour postcard of the railway station platform, Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire. The view is across the platform to the north east, factories and mills in the bottom of the valley, and Wainhouse Tower on the horizon. There is a puffing steam engine standing at the platform.
[Date unknown. Poss. late 19th/early 20th century?]