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Aerial View York Road (Burmantofts) (14 comments)
Black & White imageUndated. This view looks N/E across York Road towards Harehills. There are several cars and trucks driving along the road. Along the centre of the road can be seen a double row of tram lines. There are factories beside the road including Smiths crisps and Wolf electric tools. Houses can be seen at top and bottom.
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Aerial View, Manston, showing Royal Ordnance Factory Barnbow (Cross Gates) (17 comments)
Black & White image1963. Aerial view showing the Barnbow Royal Ordnance Factory at the top of the photo. The bottom half, below Pendas Way, shows the housing development consisting of the Pendas and Kelmscott streets. This was all part of the Manston estate, which had belonged to the Gascoigne family. The Royal Ordnance Factory, situated on Manston Lane, made guns and later tanks during the Second World War. It was built about half a mile from the site of the World War One Barnbow shell filling factory where three fatal explosions occurred. The WW2 factory eventually became part of the Vickers group, manufacturing the Challenger Tank. It is now closed.
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Agfa factory on Seacroft Industrial Estate, Coal Road (Whinmoor)
Colour image2000. A view of the brick built Agfa factory on Seacroft Industrial Estate situated on Coal Road, off the Ring Road.
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Albion Works, Samuel Butler & Co Ltd (Stanningley) (1 comment)
Black & White image28th January 1955. This is a view of the railway sidings outside Samuel Butler & Co Ltd at their Albion works in Stanningley. The wagons are loaded with bridge girders ready for delivery to the new bridge at Cross Gates.
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Argie Gardens (Burley) (2 comments)
Black & White image21st November 1949. The back of a row of brick terraced houses. They all have wooden gates and fencing. The first unit on the left was flats and had coalbunkers in the front yards. The brick factory in the background is the premises of C.Gledhill & Co, carbon brush makers.
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