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by Mixman2019
15 Sep 2019, 15:35
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: Elslack Reservoir
Replies: 2
Views: 202

Elslack Reservoir

https://www.oneguyfrombarlick.co.uk/app.php/gallery/image/19181/medium Elslack Reservoir [/b] From about 1951 to 1968 Herbert Manton, Bert to all who knew him, was responsible for day to day running of Elslack reservoir. This involved all aspects of general day to day maintenance and routine of run...
by Mixman2019
08 Sep 2019, 14:22
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: The History of Earby by Clarice Carlisle
Replies: 6
Views: 376

Re: The History of Earby by Clarice Carlisle

February 1930 “In the Days of Long Ago” An Informative Earby Lecture. [/b] Landmarks An informative address, on “Landmarks in the History of an Ancient Parish,” was given by Mr. A.H. Clegg, headmaster of the New Road School, at the weekly meeting of the Earby Wesley Guild on Tuesday evening. Mr J. ...
by Mixman2019
08 Sep 2019, 06:48
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: The History of Earby by Clarice Carlisle
Replies: 6
Views: 376

The History of Earby by Clarice Carlisle

The History of Earby. A talk by Clarice Carlisle [/b] Miss Carlisle was a teacher who taught at Alder Hill School, Earby for many years. https://www.oneguyfrombarlick.co.uk/app.php/gallery/image/19156/medium Good afternoon ladies. First I must apologise for not being able to be with you on a previo...
by Mixman2019
06 Sep 2019, 07:50
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: Church School Barnoldswick History
Replies: 4
Views: 254

Re: Church School Barnoldswick History

Second half now added and post moved from practice area.
John
by Mixman2019
05 Sep 2019, 17:51
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: Church School Barnoldswick History
Replies: 4
Views: 254

Church School Barnoldswick History

A FIFTY YEARS OLD SCHOOL [/b][/size] Link with Barnoldswick's Early Days [/b] TEACHER'S LONG SERVICE To commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the opening of the Church School, Bar-noldswick, a special edition of "The National," the School magazine has been published under the direction of Mr. H. ...
by Mixman2019
04 Sep 2019, 17:12
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: Barnoldswick Floods July 1932
Replies: 4
Views: 292

Re: Barnoldswick Floods July 1932

I'm sure it was quite a day! :good:
by Mixman2019
04 Sep 2019, 08:37
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: Schools
Replies: 16
Views: 799

Re: Schools

A Rousing Jubilee Celebration [/b] OLD SCHOLARS HONOUR FIRST "HEAD" [/b] Striking evidence of the affection that dwells in the hearts of past teachers and scholars was afforded on. Saturday on the occasion of the Barnoldswick Church of England School's jubilee celebrations. To the very day, it was ...
by Mixman2019
01 Sep 2019, 15:12
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: Barnoldswick Floods July 1932
Replies: 4
Views: 292

Barnoldswick Floods July 1932

FOUNDRY WRECKED BY LIGHTNING. [/b] "WEAVING SHEDS DAMAGED OPERATIVES SAVED BY LIFELINE." [/b] THRILLING RESCUES FROM BECK TORRENTS. [/b] A storm of unprecedented violence brought terror and desolation to Barnoldswick on Monday, for five hours, 2-30p.m. to 7-30p.m. thunder boomed in terrifying peals...
by Mixman2019
30 Aug 2019, 06:01
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: Earby from the Air in 1948
Replies: 12
Views: 360

Re: Earby from the Air in 1948

Thanks all, the link was from the original 2004 document, I've updated the article with the new link.
John
:good:
by Mixman2019
29 Aug 2019, 05:47
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: Earby from the Air in 1948
Replies: 12
Views: 360

Earby from the Air in 1948

Earby from the Air in 1948 https://www.oneguyfrombarlick.co.uk/app.php/gallery/image/3571/source Earby from the Air in 1948 For some years now Irene Turner, my mother, had in her possession, an aerial photograph of Earby. She doesn’t know how she came to have the photograph or anything about it. Ir...

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