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Civic Hall, visit of HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh


Subject ID:
2018517_176653
Location:
City Centre
Subject Year:
1958
Class number:
942.75 Y82L Press Photographs (Y.E.N.)
Civic Hall, visit of HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Description:
17th October 1958. HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh wave to crowds gathered below on Calverley Street from a balcony of Leeds Civic Hall. The Queen and Prince Philip were on a two-day visit to the city during which they attended celebrations for the centenary of the Leeds Triennial Musical Festival, as well as touring various factories and an old people's hostel.

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