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Archbolds Haulage, yard (Hunslet) (5 comments)
Black & White image14th April 1947. View of the yard of Archbolds Haulage on the corner of Leathley Road and Cross Myrtle Street showing large barrels stacked in the corner and a large crane in the background. The yard has a high wooden fence. Roofs of houses beyond can be seen over the top of the fence.
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Armley Road, Crab Lane Junction (Armley) (3 comments)
Black & White image2nd September 1980. View of Armley Road looking east, seen from the junction with Crab Lane. The white-fronted building in the centre is the Nelson public house. On the left is a building site, in which a crane can be seen. On the right is a block of housing. Three cars are on the road.
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Ash Tree Grange, demolition (Swarcliffe)
Colour imageOctober 2003. This view from Swarcliffe Avenue shows three blocks of flats on the Swarcliffe estate, including Ash Tree Grange, left, which is about to be demolished; a crane is ready to begin the initial process of removing the top floors. Ash Tree Court (right) and Pennwell Croft (background) would survive until 2006 before suffering the same fate. In total, 11 tower blocks were built on the estate in the mid 1960s, of which only Sherburn Court still remains. Image courtesy of Leslie Cole.
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Ash Tree Grange, demolition (Swarcliffe)
Colour image2003. View shows demolition under way of the high-rise flats of Ash Tree Grange, with a crane taking apart the top storeys of this 12-storey building, situated off Swarcliffe Avenue. In the foreground are houses on Ash Tree Bank, also now demolished. Image courtesy of Leslie Cole.
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Ash Tree Grange, demolition (Swarcliffe)
Colour imageOctober 2003. View shows Ash Tree Grange off Swarcliffe Avenue in the early stages of demolition. This 12-storey block of high-rise flats was built in 1965 and reached a height of 36 metres; a crane with a long reach is needed to hack away at the top floors. Image courtesy of Leslie Cole.
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