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Welcome to Longwood Mechanics Hall

A true community building set in the Colne Valley of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD3 4UU United Kingdom. This Victorian building is held in trust by the Longwood Village Group for the residents of Longwood.

Past & Present

Our site features many articles about Longwood's interesting history over the years and also has a 'Future Events' page to keep you updated with future plans.

150th Anniversary

A view of the Mechanics Hall taken from Longwood Gate. The porch and disabled entrance were completed in 2008 to mark the 150th Anniversary of the Hall.

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Longwood Gate c.1904 - To the left is the lamp outside the (then) Police station (Police stations always had a lamp outside and many still do. Ask Alan about Dixon of Dock Green and The Blue Lamp!). Joseph Hoyle's Mill chimney in the distance. The Mechanics Hall has the addition of the timber entrance porch.

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