Huddersfield Sentence Examples
Halifax ranks with Leeds, Bradford and Huddersfield as a seat of the woollen and worsted manufacture.
On the dissolution which followed Lord Palmerston's defeat, Cobden became candidate for Huddersfield, but the voters of that town gave the preference to his opponent, who had supported the Russian War and approved of the proceedings at Canton.
He was vicar of Huddersfield from 1759 to 1771, when he exchanged to the living of Yelling,.
In 1853 he was elected for Huddersfield, and in 1857 for the West Riding of Yorkshire.
The Huddersfield canal follows the valley, and, like the railway, is carried under Stanedge by a long tunnel.Advertisement
In 1898 the House of the Resurrection at Mirfield, near Huddersfield, became the centre of the community; in 1903 a college for training candidates for orders was established there, and in the same year a branch house, for missionary work, was set up in Johannesburg in South Africa.
Such are Leeds, Bradford, Sheffield, Huddersfield and Halifax on the great and densely peopled West Riding coal-field, which lies on the eastern slope of the Pennines.
Thus, an average below 4.4 is quoted for Rochdale, Halifax, Huddersfield, Yarmouth, Bradford and Stockport, while the average for London was 7.93, and for Gateshead, Newcastle-uponTyne and South Shields, in the northern industrial district of the Tyne, and for Devonport, the average exceeded 8.
The chief educational establishments are the Huddersfield College (1838), a higher-grade school, the technical school and several grammar-schools, of which Longwood school was founded in 1731.
Huddersfield is the principal seat of the fancy woollen trade in England, and fancy goods in silk and cotton are also produced in great variety.Advertisement
Huddersfield (Oderesfelte) only rose to importance after the introduction of the woollen trade in the 17th century.
By the beginning of the 18th century Huddersfield had become a "considerable town," chiefly owing to the manufacture of woollen kersies, and towards the end of the same century the trade was increased by two events - the opening of navigation on the Calder in 1780, and in 1784 that of the cloth-hall or piece-hall, built and given to the town by Sir John Ramsden, baronet.
The Examiner headline read " A jobs bonanza for Huddersfield " .
A new 4 manual console has been built by Wood of Huddersfield, in the style of the original 3 manual console.
The second half was more of the same with the Huddersfield players guilty of wasting possession, perhaps looking a little dispirited.Advertisement
Simon H. Fell studied double bass under Peter Leah at Batley Grammar School and Huddersfield Polytechnic.
Abraham BOLD, formerly sergeant in the 7th fusiliers, a warrior of thirteen battles and a hundred skirmishes, died recently in Huddersfield.
This result means that Huddersfield's play-off hopes have faded even further into the distance.
Thus the Corporation became its own Lord of the Manor and the Ramsden connection with Huddersfield, was finally severed.
He then takes the bass solos in Beethoven's ninth symphony for the inaugural performance of the Opera North 05/06 concert season in Huddersfield.Advertisement
The backdrop to the hole with an old stone wall underling the Huddersfield Town center landscape makes you feel on top of the world.
Henry Venn was the great evangelical vicar of Huddersfield in the late 18th century.
In 1743 the Ramsden family were obliged to construct waterworks for the domestic use of Huddersfield inhabitants.
By 1907 altogether 59 local authorities had examined the proposition of establishing telephone systems after 1899, and licences were granted to local authorities at Brighton, Belfast, Chard, Glasgow, Grantham, Huddersfield, Hull, Portsmouth, Swansea, Tunbridge Wells, Oldham, Scarborough and Hartle - pool, but only six municipalities proceeded with the business.
They ended the season four points clear of the last relegated club Huddersfield Town.Advertisement