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Arthur Aarons Statue, Eastgate (City Centre) (3 comments)
Colour image6th June 2006 View of the Arthur Aarons Statue in Eastgate. Arthur Aarons V.C. stands, as a young World Ward II airman, at the base of a tree climbed by children. The child at the top releases the dove of peace. In the background left, is the West Yorkshire Playhouse and B.B.C. studios in St. Peter's Square. The red brick building in the centre background is Munro House in Duke Street. The buildings under construction in the background are part of a mixed use development called Gateway. It is on the former site of Howarth Timber between Crown Point Road, Marsh Lane and East Street. The architects, Carey Jones, have designed over 640 studio, 1 bedroomed and two bedroomed apartments, a 218 bed hotel, office and commerical space. The buildings are on 15 storeys and completion is expected by 2008. Photograph courtesy of James W. Bell.
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Beck Covering, Lady Beck, York Street (City Centre) (4 comments)
Black & White image28th April 1937. Showing the covering-in of Lady Beck and the construction method used, note the use of the wooden arch template. At the centre is a concrete mixer and slide. To the right of the site is the Lloyds Arms public house and, to the left, The United Yeast Co. Ltd. buildings (yeast merchants, Uneco House). At this point Lady Beck flows under York Street and then crosses beneath the London & North Eastern railway line, following the line of Duke Street before emerging at the other side of Marsh Lane as Timble Beck.
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Duke Street (City Centre)
Black & White image16th September 1930.Wall on the embankment beside the railway bridge in Duke Street. Also in view are the gravestones relocated onto the embankment from St Peters. The wall is topped by railings.
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Duke Street (City Centre)
Black & White image16th September 1930. Retaining wall on the embankment next to the railway bridge on Duke Street. Also in view is a road sign and two men leaning against iron railings. The Parish Church (St Peters) is very faint in the background.
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Duke Street (City Centre)
Black & White image24th November 1931 Duke Street, after improvements to the railway bridge. The railway embankment on the left has some of the gravestones from St Peter's Churchyard.
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