2011

SE0925 : Plaque by The Piece Hall south entrance - west side

taken 13 years ago, near to Halifax, Calderdale, England

Plaque by The Piece Hall south entrance - west side
Plaque by The Piece Hall south entrance - west side
The south entrance to The Piece Hall was widened in 1871 and this plaque was erected at that time to record the building's history. It reads:
A D 1871
THIS BUILDING WAS CONVERTED INTO
THE MARKET HALL
BY THE CORPORATION OF HALIFAX
UNDER THE DIRECTIONS OF
THE MARKETS AND FAIRS COMMITTEE
OF THE COUNCIL, CONSISTING OF
councillor JOHN ROBERTSHAW. chairman
---------- JOHN WALSH. vice chairman
alderman ROBERT BROOK.
councillor HENRY ASHTON.
-----------DANIEL BANCROFT.
-----------HENRY HOLDSWORTH.
-----------WILLIAM KEITH.
-----------JAMES THOMAS.
Opened 17th of June 1871,
by
HENRY CHARLES Mc CREA
MAYOR
J. E. NORRIS P. BORRIE
TOWN CLERK ENGINEER

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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Halifax [560] · Piece Hall [213] · Market [153] · Building [147] · St John the Baptist [55] · St Thomas [55] Other Photos: · South entrance to The Piece Hall ·
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Photographer
John S Turner   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 10 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 26 June, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 0955 2502 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:43.2901N 1:51.4053W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 0954 2503
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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