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Aerial View looking South-East (City Centre) (2 comments)
Colour image5th October 1999. View towards Morley and Gildersome. In the centre, heading up the hill, the M621 can be seen. To the right of it is the A61 travelling straight up the hill. To the extreme left just below the hill line Cottingley Towers is visible. On right at the front is St. Paul's House (1878). The Moorish style parapet and minaret detailing, originally in terracotta, has been duplicated in glass fibre during conversion from derelict warehouse to office block. The cube shaped stone building a little further back is the old Central Station building, now a part of Aireside Retail Park between Whitehall Road and Wellington Street.
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Aerial view of Bean Ing Mill and surrounding area. (City Centre) (1 comment)
Black & White image1954. Aerial view of Bean Ing Mill seen in the centre of the image. It dates from 1792 and was built by Benjamin Gott as the world's first woollen mill. The mill was demolished in the 1960s and the Yorkshire Post building now occupies the site. Wellington Bridge, Wellington Road crosses the River Aire left of the mill. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal is visible across the bottom left hand corner. bottom right are railway lines coming in to Central Station. The land opposite the mill on the opposite side of the river was Gott's Field, at this time part of the railway. This is now the site of City Island, a residential development. Wellington Street runs across behind Bean Ing Mill and Westgate Street towards the top right hand corner. Wellington Foundry is adjacent to the river on the left and the square building top left is an Engineering works. On the triangular site, top right, is Westgate Mills and at the other side of the road, Corona works.
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Aerial view of Leeds showing the City Station (City Centre) (2 comments)
Black & White image17th September 1962. Aerial view over the city of Leeds showing Leeds City Station in the centre. To the left of it is the River Aire before it flows beneath the railway under the dark arches. In the bottom right-hand corner are the graving docks off the canal basin at Granary Wharf. The bridge over the canal at this point dates from 1841 and is situated at Office Lock next to the old Canal Office. Beyond where the canal and River Aire meet there is Victoria Bridge (right edge, centre) then following the bends of the river towards the top, Leeds Bridge is only just visible and in the top corner Crown Point Bridge can be seen clearly. Following the railway line from the top edge various landmarks can be seen. To the left at the top is the huge complex of Quarry Hill Flats, moving down there is Leeds Parish Church of St. Peter, then the dome of the Corn Exchange. To the left of the Corn Exchange is Kirkgate Market fronting Vicar Lane. To the right of the station is the former Tramways Depot on Swinegate. Below that, between Neville Street and the river, is the woollen mill at School Close which, in 1973, became the site of the Dragonara Hotel (now the Leeds Hilton). The line of light buildings across the top left-hand corner are on Eastgate and include Lewis's department store. They were part of Sir Reginald Blomfield's scheme of the 1930's. The grid pattern of streets comprising the city shopping areas can be seen including Vicar Lane, Briggate and Park Row. Wellington Street comes in from the bottom left-hand coner and following the line of it City Square is visible. At the bottom edge traffic is seen in Whitehall Road and the Whitehall Mills Complex.
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Aerial view of Morley Town Centre (Morley)
Black & White imageUndated. Black and white aerial view of Morley town centre showing Albion Street cutting across the bottom from left to right. The mill on the left has it's entrance in Albion Street and is the Queen's Woollen Mill. To the right of it is Morley Town Hall which fronts on to Queen Street. Queen Street runs from the top left diagonally. Immediately behind Queen's Mill, separated only by Wellington Street, is the Albert Mill. The square building towards the top, left, is Morley House, the home of the Scatcherd family for over 200 years. The site of the house became laid out as the Hopkins Gardens in 1939 in accordance with the will of Town Clerk, Richard Borrough Hopkins. At the very top of the image Troy Road extends down to join Queen Street. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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Aerial view of Morley Town Hall in Queen street. (Morley)
Black & White imageAugust 1967. Black and white aerial view of Morley Town Hall with the shadow of the clock tower cast across Queen Street. Wellington Street runs to the left of the Town Hall and Albion Street to the right, which continues on past the junction with Queen Street. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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