The Hotel Majestic, Harrogate, Yorkshire, circa 1910. (Picture: London Stereoscopic Company/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

These stunning pictures of Harrogate through the ages are simply wonderful

How great would it be if we could all take a step back in time and visit Harrogate during its glory era around the turn of the 20th century.

Well, despite not having a time machine, we can do the next best thing and show you these amazing images from the Getty picture archive which show our wonderful town in all its Victorian and post-Victorian glory... we hope you enjoy them.

A view over Parliament Street and the Royal Baths (right) in Harrogate, circa 1900. (Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

5. Parliament Street

A view over Parliament Street and the Royal Baths (right) in Harrogate, circa 1900. (Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Harrogate Hydro in Yorkshire, later to become the Old Swan Hotel, pictured circa 1890. (Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

6. Harrogate Hydro

Harrogate Hydro in Yorkshire, later to become the Old Swan Hotel, pictured circa 1890. (Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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The 'new' baths in Harrogate as pictured in 1910.  (Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

7. Turkish Baths

The 'new' baths in Harrogate as pictured in 1910. (Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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A busy James Street in Harrogate circa 1925.(Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

8. James Street

A busy James Street in Harrogate circa 1925.(Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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