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The grounds were laid out as Japanese Gardens where many summer concerts, pageants etc. were held. In 1897 the Concert Hall was specially decorated and given the name of The Queen’s Hall, in honour of ...
This video was taken just before the collection was packed and put into secure storage. It's an old video but is a great reminder of Otley's rich heritage, from prehistoric to the 20th century, and ...
Architect Alfred Marshall 1850-1932 had a significant influence on the public face of Otley. One of his most prominent designs was for the Jubilee clock tower in the Market Place in 1887. His first design ...
The Prisoner of War (POW) camp on Weston Lane and the pre-fabs which were erected on part or the site. The Wharfedale Observer cutting is from November 1947 it says 50 pre-fabs were built and ...