leodis logo

Leeds City Council

Open archives compliant site

Supported by BIG Lottery Fund

Enrich UK Lottery Fund

Killingbeck Lodge, front view


Subject ID:
2002315_6303042
Location:
Killingbeck
Subject Year:
1936
Copyright:
Leeds Library & Information Services
Class number:
C LIE Killingbeck (11)
Killingbeck Lodge, front view
Description:
16th October 1936. View of Killingbeck Lodge, derelict with boarded windows and overgrown with climbing plants. Situated next to Killingbeck R. C. Cemetery, this was part of the Killingbeck Hall estate, along with Killingbeck Hall itself and Manston Hall. Once owned by the Brooke family, the estate was acquired by Leeds textile merchant William Walker around 1788. William and his elder son Thomas lived at Killingbeck Hall while younger son George lived here at Killingbeck Lodge. George Walker was a well-known local artist, particularly noted for his 1814 book "The Costume of Yorkshire". On his death in 1856 the estate was sold, and at this time or later became the property of the Meynell-Ingram family. In 1898 Mrs. Meynell-Ingram sold the estate to Leeds Corporation and Killingbeck Hall was to become the site of Killingbeck Hospital, Manston Hall to be the site of Seacroft Hospital. Killingbeck Lodge remained but by the time of this photo had fallen into dereliction and was eventually demolished. Lyme Chase now stands on the site.

Corrections:
Corrections are welcomed by the department. Corrections will be verified before appearing on the site - this may take up to 4 weeks. Email corrections
Buy a copy of this photograph 2002315_6303042

Select the size, finish and quantity of the photograph you require.  If you require sepia toning please tick the appropriate box. Please note the size of the photographs will be as near as possible to that requested, however to avoid distorting the image sizes may not be exact. VAT will be added to the order at checkout.

Please note there is no negative available for this image there is a one off fee of £3.40 to pay in addition to the usual print costs.
Quantity: Sepia Toning (+50%)
Size Matt Gloss
10 x 8 inches £6.67 £6.67
12 x 9 inches £9.17 £9.17
16 x 12 inches £10.84 £10.84
Add to basket