The Railway Station, 1879.
The great event of the year 1879 was the holding in Bradford of the
20th annual show of the Kcevil and District Society- The show was held
in a different town or village each year. It was under the patronage
of the Long family of Rood Ashton.Bradford townsfolk spared no effort
to give visitors a splendid welcome ami some of the results of the work
put in by the "Decorative Committee" may be seen in these
three pictures.The Trowbridge Advertiser devoted 1 1/2 columns of small
print to a minutely detailed description of the decorations.