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Heritage Open Days 2013

Fri 13, Sat 14 and Sun 15 September, 2013 Our programme has been heavily supported by WMDC’s John Lambe (Pontefract Townscape Heritage Initiative Officer), and we thank John for his considerable time, interest and creativity in coordinating those elements of Heritage Open Days 2013, which will bring Pontefract’s rich and vibrant history to life through […]

Heritage Open Days 2012

THURSDAY 6 SEPTEMBER Narrowbeck House Farm, Knottingley Road Built in 1810, Narrowbeck House Farm was the first liquorice farm in Pontefract, built specifically for that purpose.  Come and hear the family descendent and liquorice expert, Tom Dixon gives tours at 10:15am, 11:15am, 12:15pm and 1:15pm. FRIDAY 7 SEPTEMBER Pontefract Barracks, Wakefield Road Built in 1890’s, […]