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Bibliography: Chapter 2: 1849 - 1885 Peak of Prosperity


Chapter 2: 1849 - 1885 Peak of Prosperity


  1. Reach, pp13, 16
  2. Ranger, W, Report to the General Board of Health on a Preliminary Enquiry into the Sewerage, Drainage & Supply of Water & the Sanitary Conditions of the Inhabitants of the Township of Northowram & Southowram, London, 1850, pp11, 18, 29, 31
  3. Ranger, W, Report to the General Board of Health on a Preliminary Enquiry as to the Sewerage, Drainage & Supply of Water & the Sanitary Conditions of the Inhabitants of the Town of Halifax in the County of York, London, 1851, pp32-3
  4. Ranger, 1850, pp17-8
  5. Reach, p12
  6. Reach, p14
  7. JHA, Stock Ledger 1852-9
  8. Reach, pp14-5
  9. Reach, pp14-5
  10. Reach, p15
  11. See Spencer
  12. Reach, p15
  13. Siddall - Our Memories, Our History, Halifax, 1989
  14. Mitchell is mentioned by Webster, E, Textiles & Tools - Nineteenth Century Industries in Calderdale, Halifax, 1990, p19
  15. Webster, E, 'Halifax at the Great Exhibition, 1851' in THAS, 1990, pp18-26
  16. White's Directory of Leeds & the Yorkshire Woollen District, 1858, p670
  17. JHA, Stock Ledger 1852-69
  18. JHA, Will and probate of John Holdsworth, 1857
  19. Halifax Courier, 19 December 1885
  20. Halifax Courier, 19 December 1885; Halifax Guardian, 19 December 1885
  21. Sawyer, K C, Living Stones - An account of All Saints, Salterhebble, Halifax 1846-1995, pp15-19, 22-3, 29, & 65
  22. Halifax Guardian, 1 December 1866 & 7 May 1881
  23. Halifax Guardian, 23 August 1879; The Acts of Parliament regarding the Committee of the Worsted Manufacturers for the Counties of York, Lancaster, & Chester, Bradford, 1885
  24. JHA, Stock Ledgers 1852-69 & 1866-1921, Private Ledger 1851-73
  25. Sigsworth, 1958, pp73-4
  26. Webster, E, 'A Summary of Evidence Submitted to the Royal Commission on Rivers on its visit to Halifax on 16-17 November 1866' in THAS, 1975, p10
  27. JHA, Sundry papers on McCrea v Holdsworth, 1861 onwards
  28. Wild, J, 'Some Local People of Note' in THAS, 1976
  29. JHA, Conveyances & sales particulars, 1868-71
  30. Itinerary of Halifax, p245
  31. Webster, E, 'Halifax Schools 1870-1970' in THAS, 1972, pp14,18; Siddall - Our Memories, Our History, pp29-31, 34
  32. Siddall - Our Memories, Our History, pp30
  33. JHA, Branch Expenses Ledger 1872-86
  34. JHA, Stock Ledger 1866-1921 & Conveyances 1881
  35. Sigsworth, E M, & Blackman, J M, 'The Woollen & Worsted Industries' in Aldcroft, D H, ed, The Development of British Industry & Foreign Competition 1875-1914, London, 1968, p130
  36. JHA, Partnership Deed, 1881
  37. Halifax Guardian 28 November 1885
  38. Halifax Guardian 19 & 24 December 1885

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