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Search Aspect ( Bridge Foot )
Location - Leeds & District

Bishopgate (Wetherby)
Black & White imageUndated. View of Bishopgate, an old area of town close to Wetherby Bridge. It is thought to have been named after Walter De Gray, the Archbishop of York, who allowed an indulgence, a remission of punishment for sins committed, to those who contributed financially to the building of the Wetherby Bridge in 1233. An elderly bearded man wearing a straw hat smokes his pipe on the steep stone steps of his home. Below, in the street, two boys are visible, one looking directly at the camera. These buildings are now demolished and the locality is known as Bridge Foot, near the Market Place.
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Boston Spa from Bridge Foot, Thorp Arch (Thorp Arch)
Black & White image1906. View looking over Thorp Arch Bridge from Bridge Foot, Thorp Arch, to Bridge Road, Boston Spa in early 1900's.
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Bridge Foot, entrance to the Old Mill, licensed Restaurant and Ballroom (Wetherby)
Black & White imageMarch 1962. View of Bridge Foot from the junction with the High Street and Market Place showing the War Memorial in the background. The entrance to the Old Mill, Licensed Restaurant and Ballroom, is visible in the centre. This image is courtesy of R. Ackrill Ltd. Website: www.wetherbytoday.co.uk
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Bridge Foot, garden (Wetherby)
Colour image2003 Garden area with pergola and seating, sponsored by Wetherby Whaler (fish and chip shop). It was entered in the 'Britain in Bloom' competition and was national winner in 1998. In 1999 the garden won a European Gold Award. This is behind the market place opposite Wetherby Bridge.
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Bridge Foot, the junction of the Market Place with the High Street (Wetherby)
Black & White imageUndated. View of Bridge Foot at the junction with the Market Place (foreground0 and the High Street, showing the War Memorial in the background. A German shell case from the First World War can be seen mounted on a cairn of stone and also a captured German cannon. They were left behind by the Field Artillery who had been billeted at Wharfedale Brewery until 1920. The cannon was melted down for scrap during World War 2.
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