|||John O'Gaunt Hotel. (Rothwell) (1 comment)
View of John O'Gaunt Hotel on Pontefract Road.
A reason for the open shed
alongside the hotel is explained by the hotels slogan 'Good accommodation for man and beast'.
Legend has it that John of Gaunt killed the last wild boar.
Built by Mr. James Venty soon after the turnpike was formed in 1822.
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|||Perserverance Street, family group in the snow (Stourton) (2 comments)
View of a family group posing on a sledge in the snow on Perserverance Street. Perserverance Street ran between Pontefract Road and Queen Street. This view is looking in the direction of Queen Street (seen at the top.)
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|||Pontefract Road, Baron Inn (Stourton) (20 comments)
View of the Baron Inn on Pontefract Road.
This was previously known as the Stourton Hotel.
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|||Stourton Council School, (Infant) class photograph (Stourton)
Class photograph taken at Stourton Council School, (Infant) located on the north-east side of Pontefract Road, between the junctions of Ida Street and Haigh Park Road. On the back row five year-old Phil Anderson can be seen, three in from the left-hand side.
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|||Stourton Council School, Class photograph (Stourton) (1 comment)
Class photograph of seven year-old pupils attending Stourton Council School (junior.) The junior school was located on the south-west side of Pontefract Road at the junction with Queen Street. The photograph was supplied by Kenneth Anderson who can be seen on the back row, 2nd in from the right-hand side.
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