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Cross Gates, aerial view

Cross Gates, aerial view
Undated. Aerial view looking south-west over Cross Gates with Manston on the right and in the distance Austhorpe (left), Halton (centre) and Seacroft (right). Fields cover the bottom half of the picture with the developed area above being bordered by Manston Lane (left) and Penda's Way (right). Just to the left of centre is the Barnbow Works which produced munitions during the Second World War. To the right of centre is the motor works of Charles H. Roe Ltd.

User Comments:

P. Cross

This picture must be pre 1960 as there is no sign of either the Bridgecraft Furniture or Treats Ice-cream factories.




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