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Barrage Balloon


Subject ID:
2004116_53908938
Location:
Roundhay
Subject Year:
1940
Class number:
N L4 Barrage (1)
Barrage Balloon
Description:
16th May 1940 Image shows a Barrage Balloon which has broken away from its moorings on the East Coast and is drifting over the West Yorkshire Bus Depot on Roseville Road. In the distance can be seen St. Clement's Church which once stood at Sheepscar. The area in the foreground was known as 'the quarry' in the 1960s and was an old brickworks.

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