leodis logo

Leeds City Council

Open archives compliant site

Supported by BIG Lottery Fund

Enrich UK Lottery Fund

Elizabeth Court


Subject ID:
2006314_160944
Location:
Collingham
Subject Year:
Copyright:
The Francis Frith Collection
Class number:
SLIC Collingham 1219
Elizabeth Court
Description:
Undated. Image shows Elizabeth Court named for Lady Elizabeth(Betty) Hastings, once the Lady of the Manor. Born in 1682 she suceeded her brother George (8th Earl of Huntington) to lands and property. A generous and charitable woman, she never married and died in 1739 making gifts to churches and institutes. Elizabeth Court is a parade of shops housing Wilton House, Studio Antiques and Barchess. On the right of the image is Leeds Road and in the distance the Half Moon Inn is visible. Frith/379/C265/6

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
This photograph cannot be purchased due to copyright restrictions.