Colour-tinted postcard with a postdate of 21st July 1907 showing Spen Road from the junction with Otley Road. The building on the left by the junction with Darnley Road, is semi-detached and comprises of no. 3 Spen Road (right) and no. 2 Darnley Road (left). The latter was once the residence of 'Lord of the Rings' author J.R.R. Tolkien, while he was a professor of English Language at Leeds University during the 1920s.