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Search Aspect (WOODHOUSE LANE )
Location - Leeds & District

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Aerial View, Leeds University (Woodhouse) (110 comments)
Black & White imagec.1960 Leeds University, on Woodhouse Lane. In the left corner at the junction with University Road is Emmanuel Church, the University Chaplaincy. The old Yorkshire College buildings can be seen on the right side of University Road. Woodhouse Cemetery is behind the University, after clearance it was called St George's Field. Land has been cleared along Woodhouse Lane to the junction with Clarendon Road in preparation for the building of the Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering buildings. These were built between 1960 and 1963. In the top right corner, pre-fabricated housing, erected to ease the post war housing shortage. In the bottom right corner, Blenheim School is in view.
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Aerial View, Leeds University (Woodhouse)
Black & White imageUndated, Leeds University buildings are in the centre of the view, with Woodhouse Lane running in front of them. In the top left corner the inner ring road is under construction.
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Aerial View, Leeds University (Woodhouse)
Black & White imageUndated, The University buildings, with the Parkinson Tower. Woodhouse Lane is in the centre on the bottom edge, looping around the University. On the top edge, right of the lane is Leeds Polytechnic, the Civic Hall on the right. The area of terrace houses on the right would be cleared, site used for hospital extensions and University buildings. In the bottom right can be seen Clarendon Road, with the old police station and library at the junction with Woodhouse Lane. This is a corner of Woodhouse Moor, the statue of Queen Victoria which was re-sited from the Headrow is on the bottom edge. To the left is the junction of Raglan Road and Woodhouse Lane. Behind the property fronting the lane can be seen a number of pre-fabricated homes.
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Aerial View, Merrion Centre, Under Construction (City Centre) (2 comments)
Black & White imageUndated, In the centre of the image is the Merrion Centre under construction in the early 1960s. The shopping centre and multi-storey are semi-built as is the carpark behind. However the site where Morrisons and Merrion House exist today has yet to be raised. Visible in the foreground is the white multi-storey building housing Kitson College, now the Leeds College of Technology. On the right of this is the College of Art, the Civic Theatre and the Central Higher Grade School on Woodhouse Lane with its flat roof, once used as a school yard. In the distance is Little London.
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Aerial View, Merrion Centre, Under Construction (City Centre) (2 comments)
Black & White imageUndated, In the centre of the image is the Merrion shopping centre with a large carpark building immediately behind. Taken in the early 1960s construction, the site for Merrion House and Morrisons on the left have still to be raised. Visible on the left is a large white multi-storey building housing Kitson College, now the Leeds College of Art and the Civic Theatre. Also visible is the Central Higher Grade School on Woodhouse Lane with its flat roof, once used as a school yard. In the distance is Little London.
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