leodis logo

Leeds City Council

Open archives compliant site

Supported by BIG Lottery Fund

Enrich UK Lottery Fund

Results Found (69), Result Page (2 of 14)
Search Aspect ( )
Location - Methley

Bill from Foxholes Colliery to Thwaite Mills (Methley) (3 comments)
Colour image8th July 1870. Bill from Fox Holes Colliery, Methley, to Thomas Horn of Thwaite Mills. Most of the materials delivered to Thwaite were delivered by sailing barges on the Aire and Calder Navigation. In this case the 'Duchess' was delivering coal.
[internal reference; 2003515_12562197:Leeds Museums Thwaite 5]
Church Side, St. Oswald's Church (Methley)
Black & White imageUndated. View of Church Side showing St. Oswald's Church, the parish church of Methley. A church has stood on this site for over 1000 years, with remains of Saxon foundations existing under the present floor; the Doomesday Book also mentions a church and priest in the village. Most of the present building is about 600-700 years old, but the spire shown here dates from the end of the 18th century; it was removed in 1937.
[internal reference; 2008523_166789:S LIJ ST OS 1]
Dam, Floods (Methley)
Black & White imageDecember 1960. Men walk on the dam following the floods of the 26th November 1960.
[internal reference; 2002211_95605106:RO 1289]
Floods, boat (Methley) (2 comments)
Black & White imageDecember 1960. View of flooded field in Watergate, the aftermath of the November 1960 floods. Civilian helpers can be seen in rowing boat.
[internal reference; 2002212_17657107:RO1268]
Floods, Embleton estate (Methley) (1 comment)
Black & White imageDecember 1960. A policeman and civilians, including George and Michael Wheatley help Mrs.Edith Woolard at the entrance to the Embleton Estate.
[internal reference; 2002212_62032718:RO1269]