Calverley Gate

WELCOME TO CALVERLEY LOCAL HISTORY CENTRE

An online resource for information about the history of Calverley, a village in West Yorkshire, in the North of England.  This site is currently under construction but please enjoy this short video which explains more about our plans and one of Calverley’s dark secrets!

Edward de Vere Newsletters

The Calverley Charters

Calverley 500 years ago: A lecture delivered to the Parish Church schoolroom, on 22nd March 1892, by Samuel Margerison.

Fireworks Factory Fire in Calverley Woods on 19th Jun 1957

Photos by Fred Swain, who was a local man.

Information on the history of Calverley