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Creskeld Hall, Creskeld Lane (Arthington)
Black & White imageUndated, Creskeld Hall in the early years of the twentieth Century. It became part of the estate of the Rhode's family in 1846. The younger son of the family at this time, Francis Rhodes, married Charlotte Maria Darwin Cooper in 1849. She was a distant relative of Charles Darwin and Francis took the name 'Darwin'. They resided at Creskeld Hall and Francis, a barrister was also a magistrate for 48 years and had a life long interest in improving the area. Creskeld Hall is now used as the location of Home Farm in the filming of Emmerdale.
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Creskeld Hall, Creskeld Lane (Arthington) (1 comment)
Black & White imageUndated, Creskeld Hall may be recognised by the many viewers of Emmerdale as the setting for 'Home Farm'. It is the only location which has survived the show's entire run. This is an early 1900s view. The 1881 Census lists the family of Francis Darwin as being in residence. Originally Francis Rhodes he became Darwin on his marriage to Charlotte Darwin. They both had distant family connections with Charles Darwin.
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