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Search Aspect (SOUTH BROOK STREET )
Location - Leeds & District

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Anglo American Oil Company Ltd., unveiling of commemorative plaque. (Hunslet)
Black & White image1933. Image taken at the Anglo American Oil Company Ltd., a filling station at the corner of Hunslet Lane with South Brook(e) Street. The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Alderman R.H. Blackburn has unveiled a commemorative plaque to mark the site of Brooke Hall, a 17th Century red brick residence built by Alderman Thomas Kitchingman. It eventually became the home of Alderman John Brooke who named it Brooke Hall. Both of these men held the office of Mayor of Leeds in 1688 and 1705, and 1736 and 1754 respectlively. When the filling station was rebuilt in 1975 the plaque was repositioned and once more unveiled by the Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Alan Pedley.
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Baths and wash house, South Brook Street (Hunslet) (1 comment)
Black & White image19th October 1942. Picture shows the interior view of the shower room in the wash house on South Brook Street. The framework of the shower units with soap bowls attached are visible. Instructions for washing are on the back wall.
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Hunslet Lane and South Brook Street, Simms Clock. (Hunslet) (3 comments)
Black & White image23rd January 1935. View shows the new premises of Simms Motor Units Ltd. on the corner of Hunslet Lane (foreground) and South Brook Street, in the building that was once the Yorkshire Brass & Copper works. Features are Simms Clock and a Simms Magnetos works vehicle parked outside. To the right, with an Oxo advertisement on the wall, are the rears of houses facing on to South Terrace.
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Hunslet Lane at the corner with South Brook(e) Street, commemorative plaque. (Hunslet) (1 comment)
Black & White image1933. Image shows the commemorative plaque erected at the filling station on the corner of Hunslet Lane with South Brook(e) Street in 1933. The Anglo-American oil company Ltd. commissioned the plaque and it was unveiled by the Lord Mayor of Leeds, Alderman R.H. Blackburn J.P. The plaque is on the site of Brooke Hall and is made in materials from the demolished building. The red brick house dated from 1670 and was built by Alderman Thomas Kitchingman who was Mayor of Leeds in 1688 and 1705. The house was named after Alderman John Brooke who lived there at a later date and was Mayor of Leeds in 1736 and 1754. The plaque also commemorates the battle of 1643 between Royalists under Sir William Savile and the Parliamentarians led by Sir Thomas Fairfax. Dates when the River Aire overflowed near this point are also recorded. The petrol station was repositioned. This time it was unveiled by Councillor Alan Pedley, the Lord Mayor of Leeds.
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Hunslet Lane, South Brook Street, Alderman Brooke's House (Hunslet) (1 comment)
Black & White imageUndated. View shows an old house on the corner of Hunslet Lane and South Brooke Street. Sometimes refered to as Brooke House or Brooke Hall, it was once the residence of Alderman John Brooke (or Brook) who was Mayor of Leeds in 1736 and 1754. It had been built by another Mayor of Leeds, Alderman Thomas Kitchingman, who held the office in 1688 and 1705. After its demolition in 1932 a commemoration plaque was erected on the site using materials from the demolished building. This has since been repositioned slightly due to road changes and can now be seen on Meadow Lane close to the Salem Church. Photograph by Wormald of Leeds.
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Hunslet Road (Hunslet)
Black & White image3rd March 1980 The picture shows Hunslet Road, to the left the road is going towards South Brook Street and the city centre. To the right, Yorkshire Chemicals and Dyeworks faces onto Black Bull Street. The street on the right is Main Place, Bray's Bakery is located there.
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Hunslet Road, roadworks (Hunslet) (4 comments)
Black & White image14th March 1950. View shows roadworks on Hunslet Road leading up to the junction with South Brook Street. A workman stands in a hut by "road closed" signs and a cordoned off hole. Moat Engineering, Doyle and Co. Ltd. financial agents and Roy (roofing) Ltd. are visible. Two people getting out of a car and a row of advertisements are in the background. Street lamps line the street.
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Old House at the corner of South Brook Street and Hunslet Lane (Hunslet) (1 comment)
Black & White image1910. House formerly the residence of Alderman Brook, merchant. He was Mayor of Leeds in 1736. Photograph by Alf Mattison. House demolished 1932.
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Old house in South Brook Street, print (Hunslet) (1 comment)
Black & White imageUndated. Leeds View by Percy Robinson titled 'Old House in South Brook Street'
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Public Bath House South Brook Street (Hunslet)
Black & White image19th October 1942. It is difficult to tell from the view of this internal room at the bath house exactly what its function was. There are two stools in a sunken bath type enclosure above which is a tap filled cystern with two rubber hoses. A rail runs the length of the room and it holds what appear to be curtain rings.
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South Brook cleansing department, roof (Hunslet)
Black & White image19th February 1942. View of roof of South Brook Strret Public cleansing Station.
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South Brook Street (Hunslet)
Black & White image18th April 1932. Situated at the corner of South Brook Street and Hunslet Lane, This was a magnificent house, residence of Alderman John Brook, who was Mayor of Leeds 1n 1736. Here we see workmen during demolition process.
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South Brook Street (Hunslet)
Black & White image18th April 1932. Situated at the corner of South Brook Street and Hunslet Lane, This was a magnificent house, residence of Alderman John Brook, who was Mayor of Leeds 1n 1736. In this view we can see the house being demolished.
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South Brook Street (Hunslet)
Black & White image26th October 1942. Picture shows the shower room in the wash house on South Brook Street. Framework of showers visible foreground. Instructions are visible for the showers on the back wall.
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South Brook Street, bath and washrooms (Hunslet)
Black & White image19th October 1942. View of South Brook Street baths and washrooms, a low brick building. On the right is Simms Motor Units Ltd (their clock is just visible). Many of the corners of the walls, kerbs and posts have blackout markings on them. Tram lines are visible in the cobbled road.
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South Brook Street, bath house (Hunslet)
Black & White image26th October 1942. View shows interior of a wash and bath house on South Brook Street. Instructions for washing are on the wall. Soap pots and showers with chains are on metal bars.
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South Brook Street, baths and washhouse (Hunslet)
Black & White image19th October 1942. General view of the baths and washhouses on South Brook Street. The low, brick building has a taller central tower and blackout markings.
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South Brook Street, cleansing station (Hunslet)
Black & White image19th February 1942. View of public cleansing department on South Brook Street in process of construction.
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South Brook Street, Hunslet Lane (Hunslet) (3 comments)
Black & White image23rd January 1935. View shows the junction of South Brook Street with Hunslet Lane. The clock of Simms Motor Units Ltd., Magneto manufacturer, is on the corner with their delivery van parked outside. Opposite on Hunslet Lane, the 'Ales' sign from the Scarbro' Castle is visible next to the entrance to Whitechapel Yard. To the right the first property is apartments owned by Mrs. Alice Ann Sidebottom.
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South Brook Street, Public cleansing department (Hunslet)
Black & White image19th February 1942. View of Public cleansing department in process of construction.
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