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Search Aspect (City of Leeds Training College )
Location - Leeds & District

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Beckett Park, main building (Headingley) (1 comment)
Black & White imageDecember 1946. View of the main building of the City of Leeds Training College opened in 1913. Formerly owned by the Beckett family it was sold to the City of Leeds in 1908. It became Beckett's Park Hospital during the First World War but had resumed the teacher training facilities by 1926. In 1933 the Carnegie UK Trust set up a men's PE College which became part of the College of Education and is now part of Leeds Metropolitan University.
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City of Leeds Training College, Beckett Park (Headingley)
Black & White imageUndated, View shows one of the halls of residence at Beckett Park Teaching Training College which is now part of Leeds Metropolitan University.
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City of Leeds Training College, Beckett Park (Headingley) (7 comments)
Colour imageUndated, Watercolour view of Beckett Park Teacher Training College which opened in 1913. On the left edge is New Grange, the oldest part of the site. Beckett Park was sold to Leeds Corporation in 1908 by Ernest Beckett Second Lord Grimthorpe. Building work soon commenced and by 1913 the rest of the buildings, including seven halls of residence, were completed in time for the official opening.
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City of Leeds Training College, Group Photograph (Headingley)
Black & White imagec1925. Pictured is an un-named group, thought to be members of staff, outside one of the halls at City of Leeds Training College, Beckett Park. City of Leeds Training College was opened in 1913 on the grounds of the former Kirkstall Grange Estate, sold by the Beckett family in 1908 to Leeds City Council. Used as a military hospital in WW1 and WW2, it merged with Carnegie College of P.E. in 1968. It became Leeds Polytechnic in 1976, then Leeds Metropolitan University in 1992 and Leeds Beckett University in 2014.
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City of Leeds Training College, Hockey Team 1925-6 (Headingley)
Black & White image1925. Image shows a hockey team from City of Leeds Training College, Beckett Park. From left are: Tommy Lord, Mabel Percival, Ida Abrahams, Dot Townend, Mararet Gossop, A.Kinnison, A.Johnson, L.Burton, Winnie Robinson, Blodwin Wright, Winnie Fitton. City of Leeds Training College was opened in 1913 on the grounds of the former Kirkstall Grange Estate, sold by the Beckett family in 1908 to Leeds City Council. Used as a military hospital in WW1 and WW2, it merged with Carnegie College of P.E. in 1968. It became Leeds Polytechnic in 1976, then Leeds Metropolitan University in 1992 and Leeds Beckett University in 2014.
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