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Search Aspect ( Charles H. Roe Ltd. )
Location - Leeds & District

Leeds City Transport Bus, no.192 (Unknown)
Black & White imageUndated. View of a Leeds City Transport bus, numbered 192. This was an A.E.C. Regent bus which was built by Charles H. Roe Ltd. and first ran in 1935.
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Manston Lane, Charles H. Roe Ltd, Cross Gates Carriage Works, Office Entrance showing accumulator trolleys (Cross Gates)
Black & White imageUndated This is the office entrance of Charles H. Roe Ltd., Cross Gates Carriage Works in Manston Lane. In the foreground there are rows of accumulator trolleys ( battery carrying trolleys which were used to start up aircraft). This is another aspect of the wide range of war work undertaken by the firm during the Second World War. 14,826 of thes trolleys were manufactured and turned out here between 1939 and 1945.
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