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Meanwod Road, during World War II

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Meanwod Road, during World War II
c1939-1945. View of Meanwood Road during World War II showing tramlines in the foreground. Dominating the background, left, is the King's Arms 'one of Tetley's houses' located at numbers 73 Meanwood Road next to the junction with Meanwood Street (centre.) The kerb is painted with black and white markings to aid pedestrians and road users during the black-outs. On the opposite corner of Meanwood Street is British Node Products at number 75 Meanwood Road, with Mrs. Elizabeth Grayson, butcher adjacent at number 77.

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Edward Emmerson

My Father Edward Emmerson then a Sergent in the York & Lancs met his future Wife,Lily Lockwood in The Kings Arms.


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John Bean

My grandmothers brother, Ernest Edward Mitton lived at No 79 in 1902 when he married Emma Jane Buxton, in March that year.




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