leodis logo

Leeds City Council

Open archives compliant site

Supported by BIG Lottery Fund

Enrich UK Lottery Fund

Melbourne Hotel, York Road, demolition

Add a comment to this photograph
Please note: Please enter your comments about this photograph in the form below. Once approved your comments will appear after the photograph description. To allow your e-mail address to be displayed please tick the box.  If you have already submitted comments without displaying your e-mail and you wish to alter this please contact us.

Name *:

Comment *:

My email:

Display my email:


Melbourne Hotel, York Road, demolition
c1980s. View looking across the dual carriageway of York Road towards the Melbourne Hotel public house in the process of demolition. The junction with Foundry Lane is to the right. The site is now occupied by a Burger King fast food restaurant. Image courtesy of Paul Farnill.

User Comments:


It's a shame this pub,along with the Wilsons Arms got such a bad reputation in their latter years,starting such comments as "If you go in for laugh you'll come out in stitches" and "Guest Ale- Elastoplast on Draught!"


Not displayed


Buy a copy of this photograph 2012514_173537

Select the size, finish and quantity of the photograph you require.  If you require sepia toning please tick the appropriate box. Please note the size of the photographs will be as near as possible to that requested, however to avoid distorting the image sizes may not be exact. VAT will be added to the order at checkout.

Please note there is no negative available for this image there is a one off fee of £3.40 to pay in addition to the usual print costs.
Quantity: Sepia Toning (+50%)
Size Matt Gloss
10 x 8 inches £6.25 £6.25
12 x 9 inches £8.96 £8.96
16 x 12 inches £10.42 £10.42
Add to basket