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Search Aspect ( Lower Brunswick Street )
Location - Leeds & District

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Lower Brunswick Street (Leylands)
Black & White imageUndated. Probably taken between 1895-1900. Property was being demolished for improvements to North Street, which is on the right. On the left is a builders and Undertakers yard with the name Wright on the sign board.
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Lower Brunswick Street (Leylands)
Black & White image9th June 1906 This view shows workmen with ladder and measuring rod, assessing property before demolition. Area was to be site of the new Beth Hamedrash Hagodol synagogue, to replace premises on Hope Street. It was consecrated in March 1908.
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Lower Brunswick Street (Leylands)
Black & White image9th June 1906 Preparation work for the building of a new Beth Hamedrash Hagodol synagogue, to replace premises on Hope Street. The new synagogue was consecrated in March 1908. By the 1920s, the Jewish population were dispersing from the Leylands area, many moving to Chapeltown and Moortown. In June 1936 the foundation stone was laid for a new synagogue at Chapeltown. Brunswick Street synagogue closed and was sold to the Salvation Army.
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Lower Brunswick Street (Leylands)
Black & White image9th June 1906 Commencement of work to clear site for the Beth Hamedrash Hagodol synagogue, to replace premises on Hope Street. This view is of the junction with Bridge Street. Surveyors and workmen are measuring the existing building prior to demolition. One workman is on the roof, groups of children are watching. On the right Gower Street school can be seen.
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Lower Brunswick Street (Leylands) (1 comment)
Black & White image29th September 1959. Odd numbered back-to-back houses on Lower Brunswick Street. Numbers run to the right in ascending order from number 23 on the left. Houses have basement entrances and walled yards where washing lines have been erected.
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