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Buslingthorpe
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c1910. Buslingthorpe from the quarries. Photograph by Alf Mattison. The photographer Alfred Mattison was born in Hunslet in 1868. His passion for local history led to lecturing, photography and writing. In 1908 he wrote "The Romance of Old Leeds" based on his articles and photos for the Yorkshire Daily Observer. He died following a street accident in Leeds in Sept 1944.

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Mark S

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It's tough to place this exactly, but presumably it's looking down on to Buslingthorpe Lane from the north. Perhaps from somewhere in the region of where Scott Hall Drive is now, as per this view? http://www.leodis.net/display.aspx?resourceIdentifier=7777&DISPLAY=FULL

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20-Feb-2013

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