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Search Aspect (A64 )
Location - Leeds & District

Cheapside, Morley Bottoms looking towards Brunswick Street (Morley)
Colour imageUndated. View of stone properties in Cheapside, Morley Bottoms looking towards Brunswick Street to the left. The end property is 'Valted Tailors', established in 1969. Adjacent is 'Fandango' Fancy Dress Hire. A high stone wall supported by buttresses is visible behind which are modern homes in Bank Street. A road sign at the right edge points left to Brighouse and Gildersome and right to Leeds via A643. Photograph from David Atkinson Archive.
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Cottingley Hall (Cottingley) (3 comments)
Black & White imagec1900. View of Cottingley Hall photographed around 1900. It was demolished in 1947 to build the Cottingley Hall Estate and occupied a site on the west side of Elland Road (A643) between Churwell and Beeston. The hall is believed to date from the reign of Queen Elizabeth I when it belonged to the Clapham family. Christopher Hodgson, who became an alderman of Leeds, added a new wing in 1616 and there was a datestone above the front door, over the porch to mark this. His grandson, Captain John Hodgson was suspected of participation in the Presbyterian uprising known as the Farnley Wood Plot of 1663, and he was also a resident of Cottingley Hall. The preacher, John Wesley stayed at Cottingley Hall on two occasions as the guest of Mr. More. The first visit was recorded in his journal on the 1st June 1742 when he was preaching at Birstall in the evening where there was 'a multitude of people being gathered from all parts'. The second visit was when he was over 80 years old in the late 1700s. Later, Cottingley Hall became a farmstead and in the 19th century was occupied by Simeon Ellis and his family and then by the Entwhistles between 1914 and 1923. The foreman at that time was George Tupling. From about 1924 the Illingworth family farmed there and a plan of the buildings from 1930 shows the hall to have had 2 sitting rooms and a kitchen, with 3 bedrooms on the first floor. The outbuildings included outside toilets, a grainery over the stables, a dairy, cowshed, barn, hen house and hay rick yard. Passion flowers were grown in the greenhouse. When Cottingley Hall was demolished the old oak beams were preserved and Samuel Firth was commissioned to carve a cross and candlesticks from them for the new Cottingley Free Church which was erected in 1957.
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Crispin House, New York Road (City Centre)
Colour image1992, View looking on to New York Road with Crispin House on corner with North Street A64, York Road is visible on right.
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Domestic Street Industrial Estate (Holbeck)
Black & White imageUndated, (c.1969-1977) This view shows the entrance to the Domestic Street Industrial Estate which was situated between the A643 and Domestic Road and accessed from Croydon Street. The buildings were constructed in the late 1950s to early 1960s and are still in use today by a number of firms including Oregon, wholesale clothiers and Leeds Fireplace Centre. Photograph courtesy of Stephen Howden.
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Domestic Street Industrial Estate, Barkston House (Holbeck)
Black & White imageUndated, (c.1969-1977) View of Barkston House, one of several commercial properties of the Domestic Street Industrial Estate. The site was accessed from Croydon Street and was built in the early 1960s. Situated between the A643 and domestic Road, Barkston House and its neighbour Croydon House are home to numbereous businesses today. Photograph courtesy of Stephen Howden.
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