The Making of Calderdale talks at the Industrial Museum



Calderdale Industrial Museum has restarted their ‘Wednesday Talks’ on the overall theme of ‘The Making of Calderdale

Wednesday 19th October

Their next talk, on Wednesday 19th October will be Dr Stephen Caunce on the subject of ‘Men difficult to lead and impossible to drive‘:  The Story of the Pennine Clothiers and the Domestic System of Cloth Making, 1500-1750.

Wednesday 23rd November

The talk on Wednesday  23rd November will be by a CIMA member Chris Bateman, who will be giving a new talk focusing specifically on the ‘Life & Times of two bricks’Joseph Brookes and Sons: constituents of Leeds Fire Clay Company

All talks start at 7.30pm, and cost £4 on the door for non members. Tea & coffee will be available from 7pm for a donation.  Talks already lined up for the new year will include one on 3D printing by Dr Roger Clarke, and an update on the  ‘Wainstall Waifs’ by Kim Pearson.

Venue : Calderdale Industrial Museum, Square Road, Halifax, HX1 1QG
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