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A643, Ingram Distributor (Holbeck) (1 comment)
Colour image9th November 1999. View of the A643 Ingram Distributor which leads from the Armley Gyratory to Elland Road. A footbridge can be seen overhead.
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Aerial View looking South (Holbeck) (1 comment)
Colour image5th October 1999 The Italianate towers situated at Tower Works, Globe Road, Holbeck (the makers of needles and steel pins). The larger one, known as the Giotto Tower (1899), is based on a tower at the Florence Cathedral (1334). Its purpose was as an extract ventilation shaft. The smaller tower on the left is a chimney (1864) replicating a 12th century Lamberti tower in Verona. In the distance are rows of terraced houses in Holbeck.
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Aerial View, Holbeck Moor (Holbeck) (121 comments)
Black & White image1963 Aerial view of Holbeck Moor district. Holbeck Moor Lane runs left to right across the centre with St Matthews Street/Top Moorside on the left. St Matthews Church is at the junction. In the centre are blocks of flats which were, with additional housing named after local worthies eg Hugh Gaitskell, Charles Jenkinson (Vicar of Holbeck and Labour councillor, responsible for building of Quarry Hill Flats). In the right foreground is Holbeck Moor.
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Air Raid Wardens Post, Mill Green (Holbeck) (1 comment)
Black & White image9th November 1939 View of Air raid wardens post
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Asda House (Holbeck)
Colour image6th October 1999. View of entrance to Asda House, headquarters of supermarket chain Asda, taken from Meadow Lane. The firm was founded in 1920 as Associated Dairies and became Associated Dairies with farm stores in 1949, the Asda stores in 1965. In August 1999 the company was bought by Wal-Mart the worlds biggest retailer.
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