image for Talk item typeJoseph Hobson Jagger Talk at West Yorkshire History Centre

Talk, Tue 16 Oct 2018, free entry

Joseph Hobson Jagger copyright Anne Fletcher

Joseph Hobson Jagger copyright Anne Fletcher


West Yorkshire History Centre

0113 535 0142


West Yorkshire History Centre,
127 Kirkgate,


Anne Fletcher will talk about her search for her ancestor’s story; why his upbringing in Victorian Bradford helped him to defeat the casino and how West Yorkshire Archive Service helped her trace what happened to his millions. Copies of Anne Fletcher’s book will be available to buy on the day.

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 16 Oct 2018 11:00 to 12:00


Free entry

Booking required



See location of West Yorkshire History Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 336206  Lat: 53.68112 Long: -1.49246

By Road:
Follow signs for Wakefield city centre.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Kirkgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station

Parking: with charge


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups