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Briggate
      Bibliography
      Contact Us
      Development
            Eighteenth Century
                  Coaching Inns
                  Improvement Acts
                  The Cloth Market
            Nineteenth Century
                  The Arcades
                  Yards and Courts
            Seventeenth Century
                  Battle of Briggate
                  John Harrison
            Twentieth Century
                  Celebrations
                  Cinemas
                  Shopping
      Origins
      Present Day
            Then and Now

The Theatres
      Bibliography
      Contact Us
      Development
            Albion Street Music Hall
            Amphitheatre, Theatre Royal
            Leeds Playhouse
            Princess, Tivoli, Hippodrome
            The City Varieties
            The Civic Theatre
            The Coliseum
            The Empire Palace
            The Grand Theatre
            The Queen's Theatre
            The Theatre
                  Theatre People
            West Yorkshire Playhouse
      Origins
      Present Day

The Waterfront
      Bibliography
      Contact Us
      Development
            1600-1800
                  Aire and Calder Navigation
                  Leeds and Liverpool Canal
            1800-1820
            1820-1850
                  Bridges
            1850-1900
                  Industries
            1900-1980
                  Boatmen
      Origins
      Present Day
            Then and Now

Industrial Leeds
      Bibliography
            Burton's Tailoring
            Hunslet Engine Co.
      Contact Us
      Development
            1300 - 1700
            1700 - 1780
            1780 - 1850
                  Benjamin Gott
                  John Marshall
                  Matthew Murray
            1850 - 1900
                  Other Industries
                  Sweatshops
            1900 - 1950
      Origins
      Present Day
            Industries

The Markets
      Bibliography
      Contact Us
      Development
            1600-1800
                  Cloth Halls
            1800-1850
                  Kirkgate Market - 1820-1850
            1850-1875
                  Corn Exchange
                  Life in the Market
            1875 - 1900
            1900 - 1920
            1920 - 1950
            1950 - 1980
            1980 - 2000
      Origins
      Present Day

Leeds Town Hall
      Bibliography
      Building the Town Hall
            Later Alterations
            Opening
                  Woodsley House
            Setting the Scene
                  Cuthbert Brodrick
                  Laying the foundation stone
            The Finished Building
                  Statues and Inscriptions
                  The Organ
            Work in Progress
      Contact Us
      Origins
      Present Day
      Uses of the Town Hall
            Bridewell
            Royal Visits
            War time

Poverty and Riches
      Bibliography
      Contact Us
      Development
            1600 - 1700
            1700 - 1800
                  Merchants
                  The Poor
                  The Workhouse
            1800 - 1900
                  Children in the Factories
                  Eliza Marshall
                  The Middle Classes
                  The Working Classes
            1900 - 1950
                  Quarry Hill Flats
                  The Middle Classes
                  The Working Classes
      Origins
      Present Day

Leeds Classical Music
      Bibliography
      Contact Us
      Development
            25 Years of Leeds International Concert Season
            Albion Street Music Hall
            Amateur Operatic, Orchestral and Choral Societies
            Chorister Reminiscences
            Civic Orchestral Concerts
            Early Orchestral Concerts
            Leeds Cathedral
            Leeds International Pianoforte Competition
                  Conductors and Orchestras
                  Controversies
                  Factfile
                  Finalists
                  Jury
            Leeds Music People
            Leeds Parish Church now Leeds Minster
            Music at Lunchtime
            Northern Philharmonic Memories
            Opera
                  1960's
                  1970's
                  37 Years of Opera North
                  Concert Performances
                  English National Opera North
                  Savoy Operas
                  Triennial Festivals
            Orchestral Night
            Organ Recitals
            Professional Orchestras
                  Concert, 1903 season
                  Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra
            Subscription Concerts
            Triennial Music Festivals
      Origins
      Present Day

The Headrow
      Bibliography
      Contact Us
      Development
            1600-1800
                  Inns
                  Park Estate
                  Red Hall
            1800-1900
                  Municipal Buildings and Art Gallery
                  Oxford Place Chapel
                  St. Anne's Cathedral
                  Yards and Courts
            1900-1950
                  Eastgate
                  Garden of Rest
                  Guildford Street
                  Lewis's
                  Lowerhead Row
                  Statues in Victoria Square
            1950-2000
                  Schofields
      Origins
            Rockley Hall
      Present Day

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