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Tuesday 21 November 2017

Halifax Antiquarian Society: Autumn and Winter Syllabus 2017

Halifax Antiquarian Society - forthcoming lectures

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Wednesday 22 November 2017

Hebden Bridge Local History Society: Twenty thousand descend on Hardcastle Crags

A virtual walk from the station to Hardcastle Crags and around, 50 to 100 years ago.

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Thursday 23 November 2017

Calderdale Family History Society - Medieval River Systems & Ports of Yorkshire

Our understanding of medieval transport has tended to focus on overland routes with scant appreciation of the important part played by navigable waterways and ports in the early development of Yorkshire towns and the wealth of the region.

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Tuesday 28 November 2017
Photograph of an old newspaper on an old typeset printing press

19th Century British Library Newspapers - Learn From an Expert

A wide range of 19th Century British newspapers is available through this valuable online resource, including coverage of ‘Calderdale’ news. You can find out about the social, political and cultural events of the times or research a particular locality

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