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Search Aspect ( car showroom )
Location - Leeds & District

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Aerial View, Yeadon (Yeadon) (2 comments)
Black & White imageUndated. Probably 1948-50. Junction of High Street to the left, Harrogate Road across the centre and Bayton Lane to the right. At the top left is Moorfield Mill, owner William Murgatroyd in business from 1870. He also lived and worked farmland adjacent to the mill. It was demolished around 1960s and an industrial estate built on the site. On the corner a large car showroom became 'Murgatroyds' Fish restaurant. To the left a pair of large stone houses can be seen. Murgatroyd allegedly had these built for his managers family, using stone which came out of the ground when the mill pond was dug. Reservoir, belonging to Yeadon waterworks in the left corner. The area on the right which is not built on was also a source of material for brick works. On the extreme left towards the bottom is the car park and corner of the Peacock Public House, now demolished, flats are built on the site. Vacant plot on the corner of Harrogate Road and Bayton Lane is now the site of the Yeadon Stoops Travel Inn, Victoria Avenue.
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Albion Street nos. 120-126 (City Centre)
Black & White image20th September 1935. Number 126 Rex Holliday artists supplies signs in the window 'Artists materials', 'Lampshade Making'. Next junction with St Anns Street. Numbers 120/122 garage and car showroom 'Standard Cars' Spencer Blackburn owner. The garage has cars in showroom, vehicles in the street.
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Appleyard of Leeds (Sheepscar) (63 comments)
Black & White image31st May 1929. View of the premises of Appleyard of Leeds Ltd. at the junction of North Street with Sheepscar Street South. Shows car showroom, garage and petrol pumps. The company was started by John Ernest Appleyard who opened his first business on Park Row in 1919. The North Street garage opened in October 1927.
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Appleyard of Leeds (Sheepscar) (6 comments)
Black & White image31st May 1929. View of Appleyard of Leeds Ltd., garage, on junction of North Street with Sheepscar Street South. The car showroom can be seen on the left with the petrol forecourt on the right. Business on the left is Sheepscar Furniture Stores (Prop: Myer Wolfe) at number 9 Sheepscar Street South.
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Appleyard Petrol Station (Sheepscar)
Black & White image31st May 1929. View of Appleyard of Leeds on the junction of Sheepscar Street South with North Street showing car showroom on the left, with petrol pumps on the right. The company was founded by John Ernest Appleyard who opened his first business on Park Row in 1919. The North Street Garage opened in October 1927.
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