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Morley Local History Society Year Book No. 01 (1965-1968)

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Morley Local History Society Year Book No. 01  (1965-1968) - Click for large image
Genfair release: April 2019
First edition published: 1968.


The first volume in the Morley Local History Society Year Book series of scholarly articles covers the history of Morley, and its environs. The material has been thoroughly revised, updated, with new illustrations, redrawn line drawings, and maps added.

Topics:
Lectures: 1965-1968;
Excursions and Field Work;
Station Road Well;
Gildersome Manor House;
Interview with Miss Shepherd (Gildersome Manor House resident - 1916-1926;)
The Battle of Tong;
The Farnley Wood Plot of 1663;
The Battle to Save Tong;
Cloth Dyeing in the Morley Area;
Extract from The Dartmouth Yorkshire Estate Book - 1805;
Local Industry, Churches and Chapels;
19th Century Morley.

Also sections regarding the formation, constitution, and minutes of the first AGM, with a list of Officers and committee members of the society.

Contributors:
N. Bromley;
John W. Mann;
Robert Patterson;
Dr. James McC. H. Steven;
Leslie G. Wilson.



A5 Spiral bound.
Laminate covers.
68 pages.
B&W photographs.
Line drawings.
Maps.

Supplied by: Morley Community Archives
Format: Booklet
Ref: MCA--mlhs-yb01

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