Memorial B12: Siege of BradfordTo commemorate the defence of this Church during
the two sieges of Bradford in 1642 and 1643 when its
tower was hung with woolpacks to protect it against
the cannon fire of the besieging Royalist Army

This tablet was given by the President, Alderman
HORACE HIRD J.P. R.S.A., Lord Mayor of the City 1951 – 52
and members of the Bradford Historical and
Antiquarian Society A.D. 1951, the year of the
seven hundredth anniversary of the Granting
of the First Charter for a market in Bradford.
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