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I too was in miss creamer's class and went on to Keighley Tec - Sharon Tempest
sharon | 15/10/2017 | re photo: 265
My 4 x Great Grandparent Edward and Elizabeth Baxter lived here in 1851
Michelle Porritt | 01/10/2017 | re photo: 571
Lascelles Hall said to have been built 1808 at the end of Chancery Lane for the publican of the Black Horse and named after Lascelles, Earl of Harewood, who lost an election to Wilberforce but spent...
Claire Nash | 09/09/2017 | re photo: 569
Fascinated to see this photo in the knowledge that in the crowd of guys in the background there might have been my Paternal Grandad and his father my Paternal great Grandad - both worked at...
JMD Evans | 25/08/2017 | re photo: 728
Yes, this is the WWII. The officer is my maternal grandfather, Richard Wood. I don't know much about his army career but he reached the rank of Major in the Duke of Wellington's Regiment and was at...
Liz Lemal | 23/08/2017 | re photo: 707
I went to St. Monica's from 1941 to 1948. In 1950 I joined the FCJ's for a time and was sent to Canada, where I now live, but I left the FCJ'S back in the early '70s. I am married to an English man...
Pat Wraw | 03/07/2017 | re photo: 430
Does anyone know if any of these men are James Herbert he was a engine driver at skipton around the time the photo was taken.
Elsa | 01/07/2017 | re photo: 676
Brick Hall Yard is now part of the Woolly Sheep Inn.
Admin | 24/05/2017 | re photo: 678
Hi Danny, thanks for your comment. I'm not sure where St Monica's records are kept. You could try contacting the priest at St Stephen's church, details on the parish website:...
Admin | 12/05/2017 | re photo: 430
I'm trying to catch up on my past. I believe I was here sometime between 1952 to 1957 along with my brother Bernard. Where would the records be kept?
Danny Riggs | 10/05/2017 | re photo: 430
I remember drinking in the Old George pub in my late teens, I was 20 years of age in 1968. A local entertainer called Tommy Chapman would play the piano and sing on occasion, and many's the time I...
Mr Donald Cooper | 16/04/2017 | re photo: 176
I went to the "Otley Street Annex" as it was then titled in 1959, upon leaving Greatwood Primary School. I was eleven years of age. We had to form an orderly line and walk to the canteen for lunch in...
Mr Donald Cooper | 16/04/2017 | re photo: 163
Yes the passage to Victoria Street is immediately before Liptons shop. C P Breare, Taylor's and outfitters, took over the Lipton premises in 1920
Bev P | 16/03/2017 | re photo: 88
The Carla Beck cafe was reputedly a wedding present, which was was given to Kenneth & Helen Hudson by Kenneth Hudson's Father, Percy Hudson,who at that time owned Carla Beck farm.This was mentioned a...
Philip E. coates | 06/03/2017 | re photo: 165
I used to visit the barbers at the back of this shop,I went with my dad. I was born in 1950. The barber was Norman Dexter, a friendly man, always glad to see you. A bit slow but an expert barber, the...
Trevor Tattersall | 24/02/2017 | re photo: 192
The houses that backed on to Upper Commercial St left looking up was called West Gate and the other side was East Gate. I had an aunt lived in Westgate, Mrs Clough.
Sam Bottomley | 23/02/2017 | re photo: 261
My ancestor, William Cartman, was licensee of Brick Hall Hotel in 1891. William was grandson of Dr William Cartman, headmaster of Ermysted School and curate of Skipton Parish Church, who was a close...
Elizabeth jones | 11/02/2017 | re photo: 367
My mum and dad got married and had their reception here. The doctors referred to above were at Clifford house surgery on keighley road along with Dr dennis
G sharples | 11/02/2017 | re photo: 522
I think this is the early 60's as I remember the Princess royal officially opening it - l was the first casualty as I got my head stuck in the railings looking for her. I was about 4
Mags sharples | 11/02/2017 | re photo: 410
It was Anita lonsborough who opened it_i was chosen as one of the children from the swimming club to present her with a bouquet. I remember it well as I had to learn to curtsey. I was about 5 years...
Mags sharples | 11/02/2017 | re photo: 298