The Rowley Collection:  a free online photo gallery of over 500 old photos of Skipton, Yorkshire

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Skipton High Street - 1897 - Trees being planted for Diamond Jubilee - Click to see larger image

Charabanc outing - Hole in The Wall - c1920 - Click to see larger image

High Street - Skipton Show - 1870 - Click to see larger image

Springs Canal - New Bridge (Coach Street) from Canal Basin - Click to see larger image

Fire at the Silk Mill, Skipton - 1908 - Click to see larger image

The Rowley Collection website is designed to be a community resource for everyone, not just a static photo gallery.

We have unlimited space here in these pages to publish useful information.

We'd love to include:

  • a complete on-line resource pack
  • articles written by teachers
  • advice
  • lists
  • reviews of how lessons went
  • teachers comments

But we simply dont have any of this stuff to publish. Yet.

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This collection of photographs was assembled by Dr. G. Rowley and Mr. K. Ellwood. Whilst every effort has been made to avoid any breach of copyright, if anyone has any doubts concerning rights to the images shown, please contact Skipton Library and Information Centre where they are held.