A. H Dodsworth served with the West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own). He died on the 6th June 1920. Bernard St George Hamilton was a Lieutenant with…

The last few years I seem to have spent a lot of my life on the railways and they are always a good place for a photograph Selby station lies between Leeds and…

I enjoy a walk around a cemetery and the chance to discover some of the history of an area. Whitkirk for those who do not know it is one of the suburbs of…

As someone who didn't grow up in a mining area you only really become aware of the real price of coal when you visit a graveyard in a mining area Walter…

Leeds is a great city to wonder around with a camera, there is so much history and more and more there are street entertainers as well County Arcade is part of…

One of the great places to see a show in West Yorkshire is the Grand Theatre which opened in Leeds in 1878 The theatre has kept much of its original fittings…

Sadly many veterans who fell in the First World War were never returned to UK and all families had to remember them were memorial engraved on family gravestones…

William Gordon was a Lance Corporal in the Border Regiment when he died on the 6th October 1940. He was 53 years old and was married to Edith and lived in…

On the 23rd of January 1880 members of the Ulverston Band of Hope and Free Church of England Sunday school went skating on the Ulverston Canal, unfortunately…

An afternoon cricket can be enjoyable if the weather is agreeable, however it isn't if the weather isn't nice. The more you watch the better your photographs…

Another Place by Antony Gormley, is that rare things a modern public piece of art that actually works and is interesting. The piece consist of one hundred…

The pierced at Liverpool has many famous landmarks and memorials but my favourite by a long way are the Three Graces. The Cunard Building, The Port of…

I love to visit Liverpool and have always found the people so friendly. Its a great place to practice street photography because generally speaking people…

In September 2015 as part of the 175 anniversary of the Cunard Line, they arranged a visit to Liverpool by their three Queens, Victoria, Elizabeth and Mary 2. …

Garforth and the surrounding area used to have many working mines. Unfortunately over the years many paid the ultimate price for our coal Edward Goodall was…

Brodrick was born in Hull in 1821. On leaving school he became an articled pupil in the architectural practice of Henry Francis Lockwood. In 1852 he won the…

John Norman Mason was a Second Lieutenant in the Hussars who was attached to the Dorset Yeomanry, when he died at Alexandra hospital on the 13th October 1918…

Ulverston has one of the biggest collections of graves for servicemen I have seen anywhere on my travels. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission ones should be…

No particular link to these photos other than they show Leeds history In 2005 Network Rail took down the rusty old footbridge at Crossgates Railway Station. …
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