Galleries

These are the collection galleries.

Pre-1900

Painting of Crank Mill based on a sketch in ‘Rambles about Morley’ Ron Taylor’s view of Hungerhill and the Ebenezer Chapel in the late 19th century Map showing location of Zion Chapel property in 1852 Zion Chapel, Morley, Ministers Residence Commemorative mug for the Zion Chapel James Dixon’s house Number 44, Queen Street Alderman Joseph...

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1900 – 1909

Railway Plate Layers in Drighlington Annie Watson walking in Pretty Lane Field House on King Street, Drighlington Old Cottages in King Street, Drighlington Row of cottages in Moorside Road, Drighlington A group of young men at Drighlington Zion Church Ebenezer fancy dress party Group of People outside a cottage Zion Sunday School, Morley Small coal(?)...

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1910 – 1919

Winners of the T.K. Brumfitt Cup Wedding photo of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Brumfitt A large mixed group in summer dress at Morley Tennis Club, Scatcherd Lane John H Brumfitt and offspring with other members at Morley Tennis Club, Scatcherd Lane, Morley John H Brumfitt, his wife May and other members at Morley Tennis...

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1920 – 1929

The Morley English Concertina Band Family group after the wedding of Rowland Ingle and Addie Baines The Funeral Procession of TK Brumfitt The Funeral Procession of TK Brumfitt Alice Smith, Sarah Hannah Greenhough at Jackson’s Mill, Morley Studio portrait of Sarah Hannah Greenhough Group of school children, probably at Victoria Road School, Morley Memorial Service...

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1930 – 1939

Cyril Gaunt and co-workers in Carnival Dress The Springfield Mills float in a Morley Carnival Parrock Nook Comedy Band Family Photo of the Wainwrights Mary Ann Dove Two women on a motorbike in Morley Formal portrait of Sam Asquith in full Mason’s regalia Part of a Carnival procession on Victoria Road Frank Pickard, known as...

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1940 – 1949

Morley Observer article and photo of Peel brothers on active service Tom William Jenkins, Morley’s famous Violin Virtuoso Certificate for Emily Peel when she joined the Women’s Land Army Newspaper report of death of Sgt S E Barron Portrait of Emily Peel in her Land Army uniform Threshing corn at Low Laithes Farm in Churwell...

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1950 – 1959

Cross Hall School Football team and their trophies The old Nazarene Pentecostal Church, Albion St., Morley Man thatching straw stacks at Pinfold, Tingley Footpath to Morley Low Station at the side of the Miners Arms, Albert Road View of Morley Low Station and Daisy Hill Laura Askins, a plain loom weaver B2 Solar Boiler of...

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1960 – 1969

A relay race at Woodkirk High School View from Bridge Street as a train approaches Morley Top Station The view from the market of the fire which destroyed the upper part of the Town Hall Old cottages, numbers 47 to 55, off Moorside Road Row of houses in Moorside Road, Drighlington Houses on Moorside Road,...

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1970 – 1989

The Two houses were part of an old Public House, known as “The Railway Tavern”. This is thought to be in The Grove in Drighlington. 3 year old rhubarb showing the seeders known locallys as dollies This was Humphrey’s Farm This bungalow was build in ca 1920 for Mr Sam Grayson, farmer and butcher. The...

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1990 – 1999

Morley Zion Chapel original Organ Ruins of a brick kiln at old Churwell brickworks (Fittons), Tanhouse Yard, Churwell Thanksgiving Treatise of Zion Chapel, Morley Extract from British Reformed Journal Water colour of Old Morley Zion Chapel Morley Zion Chapel Clock View of ceiling in Morley Zion Chapel Interior of Morley Zion Chapel prior to demolition...

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2000 – today

St. Paul’s Church, Drighlington Entrance to the new Zion Chapel 2006, with Allan Metcalfe Allan Metcalfe in front of the new Zion Chapel, Morley The Mural at Groundwork Trust, Wesley Street, Morley The Ingle Window in Back Green Chapel Stained Glass window for Reginald Law Ingle in Back Green Chapel Gravestone of Lawrence Arthur Ingle...

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Mayors of Morley (A to He)

1.   Cyril Noble Akeroyd  2.   James Askey  3.   Brian Baines Barker  4.   Brian Bradley Barker  5.   James Barker   6.   Harry Barnes   7.   Edwin Barraclough   8.   Mary Jane Bastow  9.   John Samuel Binks 10.  Humphrey A. Bradley 11.  Harry Brewster 12.  Thomas Albert Buttery 13.  Anne Clayton 14.  Thomas Clough 15.  Allen Thistleton Dance 16.  John...

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Mayors of Morley (He to Sc)

25   W. Baines Hepworth 26   John Hill 27   Alfred Horsfall  28   William Law Ingle 29   George Johnson 30   Joseph Kirk 31   Ernest Kirkby 32   Ernest Lodge 33    Percy Marshall 34    Thomas Arthur Marshall  35    William Middlebrook 36    Dennis Moss 37    Arthur Rhodes Parker 38    Ronald Parker 39    Henry Pearson  40    Robert Wilfred Pumphrey 41    Thomas...

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Mayors of Morley (Sc to W)

49    Joseph Schofield 50    Richard Brian Senior 51    Harold Smith 52    H. Malcolm Smith 53    John Stockdale  54    Samuel Stockdale 55    Edward Stockwell 56    Frank Sykes 57    David Thackray 58    Stanley Trowsdale 59    Norrie Ward 60    Henry Hedley Watson  61    Alexander Wilson 62    Albert Woollin 63    Peter Woollin

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People in the Picture Archive

The following is a list of names of some of the people appearing in our Community collection. A to Go         Abbott, D Batty Jenny Brumfitt, Thomas K Dove, Mary Ann Foxton,Mr Abbott, J Bedford, Zilpha Bryant,Ella Dove, Raymond Foxton,Mrs Ainley, Henry Bell, Ben Burland Grace Dove, William Gamble, P Aird, Tommy...

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