Click here for a map of the area and aerial photos.

Old maps of the area

Great site here for photos of the surrounding area

Photos of the church-yard taken Aug. 2000  

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Beautiful photos here from a local artist

Photographs taken by Ashley James PEACE in September 2005. There are two pictures of St. Mary's Church, one of Walder's Low, one of a cottage adjacent to the common with old stone mullion windows, one of Porter's Lodge (with three close-ups - one of the plaque, one of the door, and one of the arch), and a picture of Bolsterstone and surrounds taken from Walder's Low. 

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Bolsterstone church.jpg (28558 Byte)  Bolsterstone old chapel in 1859 ("Bland's Church")
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  Bolsterstone National School (Built 1852)
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   The church and a special version of "On Ilkley Moor Baht 'at" ...      100kb

Contributed by Claire Pearson.

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The Castle Inn .. inside and out .. 
Peter Dewsnap

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The church of St. Matthias in Stocksbridge. Opened 1 November 1890. 

Richard Tetley

These photos of Bolsterstone were all taken by Eric Johnson. Click for a better view :-)

bol1.jpg (101738 Byte)  Taken from the path from Hollin Busk  bol2.jpg (132077 Byte)  ... end of the above path.


These 4 photos were all taken from the same spot.

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The Castle Inn, looking north.      The church, looking west.

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the end of Heads Lane, 
looking southwest.                        Waldens Lane, looking east.

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The other end of Waldens Lane,   The church from Heads Lane, looking north.
looking west

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These photos taken by Richard Tetley in the summer of 2000

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RTStmary.jpg (37142 Byte) St. Mary's church (built 1879)

RTWaldlane.jpg (34840 Byte) The porter's lodge

RTSign.jpg (51659 Byte) Porter's Lodge. Bolsterstone Castle Supposed date of doorway A.D. 1250

Richard Tetley

A drive round the Ewden Valley .. August 2000

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Canyards (I think !!)

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New Mill Bridge

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Sunny Bank Farm

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Wigtwizzle ...  no it can't be !! help

More to come .....