Gomersal: Past and Present (1930) by H. Ashwell Cadman



A downloadable PDF version of H. Ashwell Cadman’s 1930 book “Gomersal: Past and Present”.

The PDF was prepared from the first edition of the book and the text can be searched.

Please note that this book can also be read online for free. However, if you would like to show your support for the Huddersfield Exposed web site and enable us to continue digitising historic material, all of the income will be used to help secure more items. Whenever possible, the items will then be donated to one of the local public archives so that they are preserved for future generations.

The PDF contains 232 pages and has a file size of 33MB. A second larger PDF (153MB) version generated from greyscale JPEG page scans is also included.


Henry Ashwell Cadman’s works are now in the Public Domain. The Huddersfield Exposed web site asserts no copyright over this digitised version of the book and it is released under a CC0 Public Domain Dedication. Once you have purchased and downloaded the PDF, you are free to do anything you want with it. However, we would respectfully request that if you make the PDF available elsewhere, please do not remove or alter the cover sheet and/or PDF metadata properties.


A sample PDF which includes a selection of pages can be downloaded here if you’d like to “try before you buy”.