Balcony, India Buildings, Halifax, West Yorkshire

Beneath this balcony, built 1861, is an image of the world. The British Empire was at its height in the 19th century and for many commercial venturers it appeared 'natural' that Britain should be most prominent world power. This view was shattered in the 20th century.


West Yorkshire Halifax


Victorian (1837 - 1901)


warehouse building trade industry work Victorian (1837 - 1901)