Sunday, January 10, 2016

From The Archives : Halifax Piece Hall (1966)

Lower Westgate and Halifax Piece Hall : c. 1966 - Alan Burnett


  1. "Originally built for the trading of the pieces of cloth..."
    How interesting to see it sporting drying laundry. It seems to have been renovated and preserved for these modern times.

  2. Is that some escaped laundry lying in the street?

  3. 1966 was certainly a different age...telephone wires? washing on the line?

  4. Laundry on the ground...kind of unsettling for someone with OCD:)


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