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Montague Burton Ltd., visit of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh


Subject ID:
2018517_176652
Location:
Burmantofts
Subject Year:
1958
Class number:
942.75 Y82L Press Photographs (Y.E.N.)
Montague Burton Ltd., visit of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Description:
17th October 1958. In this image HRH The Duke of Edinburgh is being escorted by Mr Lionel Jacobson, chairman of the company, and his brother Mr Sydney Jacobson, through the factory of Montague Burton Ltd. on Hudson Road, surrounded on both sides by crowds of mostly female workers. The Duke was accompanying HM Queen Elizabeth II on a two-day visit to Leeds during which they attended centenary events of the Leeds Triennial Musical Festival alongside other engagements.

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