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Leeds City Station, arrival of HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh


Subject ID:
2018524_176671
Location:
City Centre
Subject Year:
1958
Class number:
942.75 Y82L Press Photographs (Y.P.)
Leeds City Station, arrival of HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Description:
17th October 1958. View shows HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh on their arrival at Leeds City Station as they embark upon a two-day visit to the city. HM The Queen, escorted by the Lord Mayor of Leeds (Alderman Mrs Mary Pearce JP) is about to be presented to the Chief Constable (A. J. Peterson Esq.), one of a line of City officials awaiting their turn to be presented, including the Recorder of Leeds (Geoffrey Veale Esq. QC)

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