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.
Booklet published the Calderdale Tourism Unit of Calderdale Council.
Places described in the booklet include the Piece Hall, Railway Station, Square Church and Chapel, Halifax Parish Church, Woolshops, White Swan Hotel, Dean Clough, the Gibbet, Somerset House, Lloyds Bank and Post Office, Borough Market, Old Cock Inn, Victoria Theatre, Theatre Royal and People's Park.