SD9325 : Ruin of West Whirlaw

taken 10 years ago, near to Lydgate, Calderdale, Great Britain

Ruin of West Whirlaw
Ruin of West Whirlaw
The sad remains of a farmhouse below Whirlaw Stones and the ancient packhorse causey across Whirlaw Common. According to 'Handbook of Cornholme' by John Travis, 1908 ( LinkExternal link ) in the packhorse days either this farm, or its near neighbour at East Whirlaw was the Packhorse Inn, but after the valley [turnpike] roads were made in 1765, the licence was removed to the Bay Horse Inn, Cross Stone.
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SD9325, 25 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 July, 2007
Category
Farmhouse (ruined)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 934 256 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:43.6054N 2:6.0905W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 934 257
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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