Aireborough Historical Society

1861 Railway Poster



Title
 Railway Poster
Date 13th February 1861
Location Yeadon
Photo ID
FB146
Comment
This poster was found in the Clothiers Arms in the 1960s when electrical work was being carried out:
"Midland Company's
Proposed Branch Railway
From Apperley Bridge to Ilkley
A Public Meeting
of owners and occupiers of Mills, Houses, Buildings and Land in Yeadon and the Neighbourhood
Is hereby convened to take place
This 13th day of Febr: 1861
At the Clothiers Arms Inn, in Yeadon
For the Purpose of  considering the said Branch Line of Railway as it affects the interests of Yeadon and the Neighbourhood.
     (William Walker and Sons, Printers, Otley) "
 

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