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Pit Village and Colliery a Bit of Old England
 
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Our Travelling is The Learning and Our Learning is The Understaning. Please help my channel with a Donation to help me travel and take you to other areas around England Please click link to Donate ! https://www.paypal.me/abeer4Thomas/25 https://www.facebook.com/thomas.agnew.50 https://twitter.com/THOMASAGNEW19 The Mahogony Drift Mine is original to Beamish, having opened in 1855 and after closing, was brought back into use in 1921 to transport coal from Beamish Park Drift to Beamish Cophill Colliery. It opened as a museum display in 1979. Included in the display is the winding engine and a short section of trackway used to transport tubs of coal to the surface, and a mine office. Visitor access into the mine shaft is by guided tour.The colliery features both a standard gauge and narrow gauge railway - the former representing how coal was transported to its onward destination, and the latter typically used by Edwardian collieries for internal purposes. The standard gauge railway is laid out to serve the deep mine - wagons being loaded by dropping coal from the heapstead - and runs out of the yard to sidings laid out along the northern edge of the Pit Village. On the standard gauge railway there are two engine sheds in the colliery yard, the smaller brick, wood and metal structure being an operational building, the larger brick built structure being presented as Beamish Engine Works, a reconstruction of an engine shed formerly at Beamish 2nd Pit. Used for locomotive and stock storage, it is a long, single track shed featuring a servicing pit for part of its length, visitors can walk along the full length in a segregated corridor. A third engine shed has been constructed at the southern end of the yard (i.e. the other side of the heapstead to the other two sheds), also in brick (lower half) and corrugated iron, and is used for both narrow and standard gauge vehicles (on one road), although it is not connected to either system - instead being fed by low-loaders and used for long term storage only. The narrow gauge railway is serviced by a corrugate iron engine shed, and is being expanded to eventually encompass several sidings. There are a number of industrial steam locomotives (including rare examples by Stephen Lewin, from Seaham, and Black, Hawthorn & Co), and many chaldron wagons (the region’s traditional type of colliery railway rolling stock, and which became a symbol of Beamish Museum). The locomotive Coffee Pot No 1 is often in steam during the summer.Alongside the colliery is the pit village, representing life in the mining communities that grew alongside coal production sites in the North East, many having come into existence solely because of the industry, such as Seaham Harbour, West Hartlepool, Esh Winning and Bedlington.Miner's Cottages The row of six miner's cottages in Francis Street represent the tied housing provided by colliery owners to mine workers. Relocated to the museum in 1976, they were originally built in the 1860s in Hetton-le-Hole by Hetton Coal Company. They feature the common layout of a single-storey with a kitchen to the rear, the main room the house, and parlour to the front, rarely used (although it was common for both rooms to be used for sleeping, with disguised folding "dess" beds common), and with children sleeping in attic spaces upstairs. In front are long gardens, used for food production, with associated sheds. An outdoor toilet and coal bunker were in the rear yards, and beyond the cobbled back lane to their rear are assorted sheds used for cultivation, repairs and hobbies. Chalkboard slates attached to the rear wall were used by the occupier to tell the mine's "knocker up" when they wished to be woken for their next shift. No.2 is presented as a Methodist family's home, featuring good quality "Pitman's mahogany" furniture; No.3 is presented as occupied by a second generation well off Irish Catholic immigrant family featuring many items of value (so they could be readily sold off in times of need) and an early 1990s range; No.3 is presented as more impoverished than the others with just a simple convector style Newcastle oven, being inhabited by a miner's widow allowed to remain as her son is also a miner, and supplementing her income doing laundry and making/mending for other families. All the cottages feature examples of the folk art objects typical of mining communities. Also included in the row is an office for the miner's paymaster. In the rear alleyway of the cottages is a communal bread oven, which were commonplace until miner's cottages gradually obtained their own kitchen ranges. They were used to bake traditional breads such as the Stottie, as well as sweet items, such as tea cakes. With no extant examples, the museum's oven had to be created from photographs and oral history.School[edit] The school opened in 1992, and represents the typical board school. in the educational system of the era .
Dewsbury Celtic prepare for historic tour
 
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England and St Helens forward Alex Walmsley relives his time at his amateur club Dewsbury Celtic as they prepare for a historic tour. Website: http://rugbyam.co.uk/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RugbyAM/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/RugbyAM Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rugbyam/
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Threlkeld Quarry & Mining Museum Steam Gala 28 July 2013
 
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I made my way to the Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum on 28th July for their Annual Steam Gala. Hudswell Clarke 'Kanaka', Kerr Stuart 'Joffre',Kerr Stuart ' Peter Pan',Hunslet 'Sybil Mary',Wilbrighton Works 'Paddy' and Resident Bagnall 'SirTom' were in steam. Passenger and Freight trains operated an intensive timetable all day. It is a very friendly place with so much to see and do. I will certainly pay another visit. Thanks to everyone involved for such a memorable event. A small selection of Photos from the Event can be found at:http://www.mollsmyre.co.uk/threlkeld-mining-museum.html
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The YTCC Crow Nest Park, Dewsbury Ocober 2017
 
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A lower than normal turn out at Crow Nest Park in Dewsbury was probably due to an inaccurate weather forecast. A fine day saw about 50 cars attend the Yorkshire Thoroughbred Car Club's informal event on 1st October 2017.
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Mayors At Marbles  (1952)
 
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Wakefield, Yorkshire, England. GTV. Pan, contestants lined up. SV. Mayor of Wakefield, E. E. Borkwood. (He makes a rather poor joke) (Mayor of Wakefield's Speech) (nat. snd.) "I met the Mayor of Flushing a few months ago, and I said to him "Now will you come and join my marble competition? "And he said "Yes" I said, 'Well you will have to wear your chain " 'OH' he said 'daren't wear my chain in England' I said 'For why' Well he said 'I'm the Mayor of Flushing.' SV. People listening and watching. LV. Play in progress, other Mayors playing. SV. Mayor of Pontefract flipping marbles. CU. Marbles in play. SV. Mayor of Wakefield on his knees flipping marbles with another elderly man CU. Marbles in play. SV. Councillor Walter Howard playing for winning points, pan to marbles. SV. People watching. Low angle shot. Councillor makes winning hit and people applaud. LV. Mayor elect of Dewsbury Councillor Roberts playing in final (natural sound) gets up amid applause and shakes hands with Councillor Howard. CU. Councillor Howard. SV. A presentation of marble trophy by the American consul. Mr. Walter Hoffman to Councillor Howard. Both men shake hands. (Orig. Rota Lav.) (Orig. "H") Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records. FILM ID:21.31 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. http://www.britishpathe.tv/ FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT http://www.britishpathe.com/ British Pathé also represents the Reuters historical collection, which includes more than 120,000 items from the news agencies Gaumont Graphic (1910-1932), Empire News Bulletin (1926-1930), British Paramount (1931-1957), and Gaumont British (1934-1959), as well as Visnews content from 1957 to the end of 1979. All footage can be viewed on the British Pathé website. https://www.britishpathe.com/
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Ravensthorpe 120 - 2015 HD
 
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Thornhill Lees Millatairs Dewsbury West Yorkshire Part 7
 
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Came 3rd In World Champions In The Isle Of Man Maching Band - Drum Majorettes The Trainer Was Mr Preston (Mr P)
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A short ride in tuneful London Transport Leyland PD2 RTW497 (LLU 987)
 
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Interesting to briefly sample this tuneful RTW, with characteristic 'Leyland wheeze' when easing off the throttle gently, and very rich gearbox notes in 2nd and 3rd gears. With thanks to the owner for welcoming me aboard.
Views: 648 John G. Lidstone
Thornhill Lees Millatairs Dewsbury West Yorkshire Part 5
 
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Came 3rd In World Champions In The Isle Of Man Maching Band - Drum Majorettes The Trainer Was Mr Preston (Mr P)
Views: 293 jordan hartley
Dewsbury Renaissance - a 25 year vision (Part 1)
 
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The Dewsbury Strategic Development Framework (SDF) was jointly commissioned by Yorkshire Forward and Kirklees Council in 2009. It is a 'new generation strategy' for a sustainable future, which intends to inspire civic pride and offer a strong vision for the renaissance of Dewsbury town centre. Watch part 2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_f93Ee1Fe9c
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Serco The Biggest Company You've Never Heard Of
 
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Am intimation that I created with the Hungry Beast audio. (A project of mine for Motion Graphics semester 2)
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Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life
 
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I haven't been to Summerlee since just before their major refurbishment, and I was shocked to realise that it was 10 years ago , As I was in Glasgow I decided to rectify this and pay another visit. The museum of Scottish Industrial Life is built around the site of the nineteenth century steelworks in Coatbridge. It is also the home of The Summerlee Transport Group who operate the Heritage Tram fleet within the museum grounds. This video concentrates mainly on the trams operating on the day of my visit, and briefly on some of the exhibits in and around the museum itself. Trams in service were Lanarkshire Tramways Company No. 53, Düsseldorf 392 and last but not least Glasgow Corporation Tramways 1017. My sincere thanks to everyone from The Summerlee Transport Group, especially George, Alexander and Innes for everything they did, It was very much appreciated. I am already looking forward to my next visit. A small selection of Photos from The Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life can be found at . http://www.mollsmyre.co.uk/summerlee-2013.html
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QECP - march 2012
 
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a few of the sections of the orange trail at Queen Elizabeth Country Park, nr Waterlooville, Hants. Weather was a bit iffy to start with bit cleared up as the day went on, shame the grip didn't!!
Views: 302 M1llh0use
Brightbus 4170, K170 FYG arriving into MASS BRIGHTBUS depot in North Anston
 
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Brightbus, K170 FYG arrives into MASS BRIGHTBUS depot in North Anston after it worked a School service
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At Your Leisure Nov 2010.MTS
 
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My studio guests in November were Ian Wilson from Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum, Joe Dunne from Tees Valley Arts and Steph O'Neill with some recipes. To listen to the show visit www.nick.org.uk
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Mitchel Laithes Fever Hospital Remains
 
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The Remains of fever Hospital Built Around 1900 And Demolished Round 1970.Site Is Situated On Outskirts Of Ossett , West Yorkshire Uk.
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Exploring an abandoned pub (Wakefield WMC)
 
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exploring an abandoned pub in Wakefield "working men's club"
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SATANIC ROOM Found in ABANDONED VICTORIAN HOSPITAL
 
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This is a pretty special one, we've actually visited this place before, it was one of our first, so this time we took the old cam-er-rars to see what's what in the ABANDONED hospital of DOOM. Muck and needles galore this one, and our first satanic room find. Exploring the dilapidated ruins of civilisation, abandoned factories, creepy theme parks, military bases, and underground vaults containing the remnants of a by gone era. And with a bit of comedy and humour chucked in there too, can't be too serious about these things. Urban Exploring is not for kiddies. Abandoned places are dangerous. Adventures are fun. Check us on our other pages: http://facebook.com/earthwillburn http://vimeo.com/earthwillburn http://youtube.com/earthwillburn Jonny Norton Twitter: http://twitter.com/purenorton Alex Harvey Twitter: http://twitter.com/alexharvey2897 Vinny Gallagher Twitter: http://twitter.com/tapeend Rachael Harvey Twitter: http://twitter.com/rachaelmegan Mark Lloyd Twitter: http://twitter.com/theduckend And on the ol instagram: http://instagram.com/earthwillburn/ Shot by Jonny Norton, Vincent Gallagher & Mark Lloyd & Edited by Mark Lloyd. http://hellonearth.co.uk And as always like, comment, subscribe and do what all you people do. #upthehoe
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West Lancashire Light Railway Steam Gala 2016
 
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So far this year,for one reason or another I've not managed to get to any of the events I had been looking forward to attending. So It made a pleasant change to be able to get along to The West Lancashire Light Railway for their Steam Gala on the 6th and 7th August 2016. It was made all the more enjoyable when I realised it had been almost three years since my last visit, Time sure is flying past. Irish Mail, Utrillas, Joffre and guest Locos GP39 and Alpha were in action over the weekend. The Merseyside Transport Trust were offering rides around the local area on vintage buses. There was also plenty of things to do and see for all the Family. As I said before, This was the first event I've managed to get to this year and I was not disappointed. Even the weather was kind to us,although compared to Saturday, Sunday was a slightly overcast and a little windy. Once again the guys at the WLLR produced a brilliant event they can be very proud of. Many Thanks to you all for all the hard work you obviously put in for a thoroughly enjoyable weekend. A selection of Photos from the event can be found at: http://www.mollsmyre.co.uk/wllr-steam-gala-2016.html
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Worth Valley Railway
 
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A short clip filmed at The Worth Valley Railway in March 2008. http://www.mollsmyre.co.uk/
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GREAT US - NEWS - The Tory group abandoned plans annual dinner held in a coal mining museum
 
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GREAT US - NEWS - GREAT US - NEWS - The Tory group abandoned plans annual dinner held in a coal mining museum GREAT US - NEWS - GREAT US - NEWS - The Tory group abandoned plans annual dinner held in a coal mining museum Published 1454 EST, 8 December 2017 Updated 1457 EST, 8 December 2017 Plans for a Conservative group to hold its annual dinner at the National Coal Mining Museum have been cancelled after threats of a mass protest. The Tories were accused of ‘rubbing salt in the wounds’ of former miners and their families with their choice of venue. Dewsbury County Conservative Association described the museum – at a former colliery near Wakefield, West Yorkshire – as a ‘venue with a difference’ when booking the... Source: http://c.newsnow.co.uk/A/2/914477489?-40664:26847:0 © GREAT US - NEWS THANK YOU for your watching SUBSCRIBE my channel for more videos: http://xuri.co/9lXD3Hm ─────────────────── ▼ DISCLAIMER : ➤ If you have problems about copyright or label, please contact me via email or YT inbox. Thank you :) ➤ If you wanna use my uploads in your videos/streams, please give a link back to my original video, thats all ;) #LatestNews #News #WorldNews #SportsNews #TopNews #NewsToday #TodayNews #Breaking #BreakingNews #BreakingNewsToday #BreakingNewsLatestNews #LatestNews #LatestNewsToday #CNNNews #CNNBreakingNews #LocalNewsToday #HeadlineNews #RecentNews #UpdateNews #LastNews #Trump #TrumpNews #DonaldTrumpNews #News24h
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A Walk Through Chickenley Tunnel
 
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A walk along the footpath that leads through Chickenley Tunnel, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire. Sorry for the atrociously bad photography! I must waddle like a duck, the way the camera's jiggling about! :( ----------------------------------------- "Open Forest" Composed by:Phil Garrod, BMI, Reed Hays, BMI, Scott P. Schreer, BMI Published by: Freeplaymusic, BMI, Freeplaymusic, BMI, Freeplaymusic, BMI ----------------------------------------- "Forest For The Trees" Composed by:D. DiFonzo, BMI, Scott P. Schreer, BMI Published by: Freeplaymusic, BMI, Freeplaymusic, BMI
Views: 520 Steve Johnson
Cambridge UK spring weather surprise
 
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These photographs are mine but the music is Sir Paul McCartney's ("English Tea"). They were taken in March when we were surprised by snow one day and warm sun the next...
Views: 501 Martha Wilson
West Lancashire Light Railway Summer Gala 2013
 
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Had a very enjoyable day at The West Lancashire Light Railways Summer Steam Gala on 10th August 2013. Resident locomotives Montalban, Utrillas, and Joffre were joined by guests Hudswell Clark CSR 19 and Hunslet saddle tank Sybil Mary from The Statfold Barn Railway. All the locomotives were immaculately turned out and worked both Passenger and Freight trains. Great Locomotives and meeting up with good friends, and Good weather. What more could I ask for? Many thanks to everyone at The West Lancashire Light Railway for all that the hard work put in making this such a great Gala. Photos of the event can be found at : http://www.mollsmyre.co.uk/west-lancs-summer-gala-2013.html
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Chesterfield Market - October 2011
 
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This Is The First Video I Recorded Using My New Video Camera.It Is Of Chesterfield Market & The Surrounding Area.I Recorded It In Four Seperate Parts & Joined Them Together To Make This Video. The Images Are Sometimes A Bit Jumpy,Because I Was Playing Around With The Camera Functions. The Other Reason My Video Is A Bit Jumpy Is Because I Was Holding My Camera,Whilst I Was Walking Around Using My Crutches.Being As I Have A Disability With My Legs. Also Sometimes The Vocals Of My Mum,My Auntie & Other People In The Video Are Sometimes Not Picked Up Clearly By The Microphone.Unlike Mine Which Are Loud & Clear Throughout. My Video Ends With A View Of Chesterfield Church,With Its Twisting,Crooked Spire. Any Comments You Would Like To Make About How My Video Could Be Improved,Would Be Appreciated. I Hope You Like It Xx
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Hayling Island Bike Ride
 
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A bike ride to Hayling Island
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Amerton Railway Steam Gala 2014
 
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The Amerton Railway's Steam Gala on the 14th and 15th June 2014. Stars of the show were Isabel, Jennie, Peter Pan,Sybil Mary,Paddy and last but not least Woto all working Passenger and Freight trains,with a few Double Headers thrown in for good measure. Leyland Leopard GSO 90V in Northern Scottish Bluebird livery provided a heritage bus service between Stafford Railway station and the Amerton Railway.   Once again the guys at The Amerton Railway produced an event they can be very proud of. Many thanks to everyone involved. A selection of Photos from the event can be found at : http://www.mollsmyre.co.uk/amerton-steam-gala-2014.html
Views: 2899 mollsmyre
Crow's Nest Park Dewsbury McFly Fans
 
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Just me and two friends in Crow's Nest Park a week and a half before McFly are playing there. And then we came across this banner and seized on the photo oppertunity. The reason it says 'Guns 'N' Roses' at the end is cos the original soundtrack I used was Guns 'N' Roses 'Sweet Child Of Mine'. But youtube made me change it :-/ No I won't send it to anybody if you want to buy it then here's the link: http://www.7digital.com/artists/guns-n-roses/greatest-hits-eu-version/02-Sweet-Child-O-Mine/
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Statfold Barn Railway Enthusiasts Day 13 September 2014
 
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Went along to The Statfold Barn Railway's last Enthusiast day of the year. There's not a lot that can be said about The Statfold Barn Railway that hasn't been said before. Steam Locomotives,and plenty of them. A brilliant day from start to finish The Statfold Barn Railway is certainly one of my favourite places. A selection of Photos can be found at: http://www.mollsmyre.co.uk/statfold-barn-13sept14.html
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The Deep,(Aquarium) Hull, East Yorkshire
 
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The Deep, Hull, East Yorkshire
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Rev. Patrick Brontë's Biographical Letter to Mrs.Gaskell
 
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The Reverend Patrick Brontë pens an informative letter to, Mrs. Gaskell, the first biographer of his world-famous writer daughter the peerless prose-stylist Charlotte. Since, at Mr. Nicholls' request and mine, you have kindly consented to give a brief account of my Daughter Charlotte's life, I will state a few facts, which, as her biographer, you might wish to know. For the gratification of those who might be desirous of knowing anything of me - I will, in as few words as I can, gratify their curiosity. My father's name, was Hugh Brontë - He was a native of the South of Ireland, and was left an orphan at an early age - It was said that he was of an Ancient Family. Whether this was, or was not so, I never gave myself the trouble to inquire, since his lot in life, as well as mine, depended, under providence, not on family decent, but our own exertions. He came to the North of Ireland, and made an early, but suitable marriage. His pecuniary means were small - but renting a few acres of land, He and my mother, by dint of application, and industry, managed to bring up a family of ten Children, in a respectable manner. I shew'd an early fondness for books, and continued at school for several years - At the age of sixteen, knowing that my Father could afford me no pecuniary aid I began to think of doing something for myself - I therefore opened a public school - and in this line, I continued five or six years ; I was then a Tutor in a gentleman's Family - From which situation I removed to Cambridge, and enter'd St. John's College - After nearly four years' residence, I took the Degree of Bachelor of Arts - and was soon after ordain'd to a Curacy in the South of England - Having Officiated, in two Curacies in the South, I came to Yorkshire - I was [soon] presented to the small Living of Hartshead, in the parish of Dewsbury - by my good Vicar. Here I remain'd for five years - The next five years, I had the Living of Thornton, in the parish of Bradford, in the County of York - From this I came to Haworth, in the said parish, where I have continued as Incumbent, during thirty-five years. Whilst at Hartshead, I became acquainted with Miss Branwell, a native of Cornwall - In due time we were married. In Hartshead, two children were born to us Maria, and Elizabeth - In Thornton, Charlotte, Patrick Branwell - Emily Jane, and Anne, were born - thus, in all, we had one son, and five daughters. In Haworth, my Family afflictions began - After a happy union of nine years, and only one year's residence, my Dear Wife died - and left me with the care of six small Children. Soon after my wife's sister came, and afforded me her assistance, for twenty years. FULL TEXT AT http://missionverdopolitian.wordpress.com/1855/06/20/rev-patrick-brontes-biographical-letter-to-mrs-gaskell/
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Ye Olde Crown Hotel - Waterhouses
 
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DJ BART - www.djbart.co.uk - 29.11.14
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Urban Exploration - St Josephs Hospital - Preston - June '10
 
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This was at one point, 'An Institution for the sick and poor'. It was established in the late 19th century. It went on to become an orphanage, then a hospital run by nuns, finalising in the late 90's to become a elderly care home (Which I've not covered here as it was boring in that part) You can find more of my work on www.28dayslater.co.uk under the alias HiddenShadow.
Views: 1668 UKUrbex
BLACK DICK'S TOWER - WHITLEY BEAUMONT TEMPLE - UKNTV DOCUMENTARY
 
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This is a short documentary about the Whitley Beaumont Temple otherwise known as "Black Dick's Tower". The documentary explains a lot about the life & times of Sir Richard Beaumont of Whitley Beaumont Hall. West Yorkshire, United Kingdom.
Views: 5767 Keith Appleton
Derby Feste 2011, Part 2 - The Sarruga Parade Peixos (The Fish), massive animated Puppets
 
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This is a video of the Sarruga Parade through the streets of Derby for the Derby Feste 2011. There are 2 other videos after this one! Its Saturday 24th September just after 8pm and the first sea creatures appear on Derwent Street. They then make their way across Derby Market Place. The spectacular Spanish street arts company Sarruga present Peixos (The Fish) At 01:27 you can see the Derby Big wheel : http://derbyphotoscouk.blogspot.com/2011/09/derby-big-wheel-returns-to-city-friday.html For more information on this show see thier website: http://www.sarruga-espectacles.com/en/index.htm More info on the Derby Feste website: http://www.derbyfeste.com/ This video follows on from part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7R7Bc7UiV8 I hope you enjoyed my video of this annual event in Derby. Follow my blog to keep up to date with my latest local video projects. http://derbyphotoscouk.blogspot.com/ Thanks Andy
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