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A significant part of Calderdale Museums' historic art collection came from the collections of Alderman Smith. These collections transferred to the Brighouse Corporation and then Calderdale MBC in 1974. The oils principally date to the Victorian period and the collection features important works by artists such as John Atkinson Grimshaw and Marcus Stone. More recent works include pieces by nationally acclaimed local artist Peter Brook.

  • 15 August 2020

    Here at Bankfield we have a large collection of clothing from the Trevelyan family of @WallingtonNt. Here you can see the court dress of Sir Charles Trevelyan, who donated the Wallington estate to the @nationaltrust in 1942