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Haworth - West Yorkshire

Haworth village is situated at the edge of the Pennine moors in West Yorkshire, England, the area made famous by the Bronte sisters, known as Bronte country.

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On this day in 1861
"That the Promoters of the proposed Keighley and Worth Valley Railway consider that they have sufficient capital subscribed to justify them going to Parliament for the requisite powers to enable them to make the proposed Railway from Keighley to Oxenhope and determine that the necessary steps to obtain an act be forthwith taken."
Extract from KWVR minutes.

On this day in 1864
"The Clerk make inquiries as to the probable cost of lighting the streets with gas and report to the board at their next meeting."
Extract from Haworth Local Board of Health Minute Book

On this day in 1866
The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway track was completed, the contractor borrowed an engine from the Ilkley line and a test run from Keighley to Oxenhope was performed.

On this day in 1921
“That Willie Moore be appointed lamplighter in place of Fred Smith resigned.”
Extract from Haworth Urban District minutes

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