The Piece Hall in Halifax West Yorkshire, where cloth was bought in 'pieces'. Gentleman Jack may have visited here.

Gentleman Jack

Lots of people do not know who Anne Lister was. Especially if you are from outside of Yorkshire, in Northern England. In her time she earnt the rather disrespectful nickname of ‘Gentleman Jack’ , but now it is plain to see she was one of the most remarkable women of her time. Anne Lister (1791-1840) …