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Beeston and Churwell, aerial view (Beeston) (1 comment)
Undated. Aerial view of the Beeston Hill and Elland Road area. Elland Road is the “S” shaped road running down on the right hand side of the photo. The football ground is seen to the left of it above the top bend. The built up area at the bottom right is Churwell. Gelderd Road runs down on the left hand side. The steam of a train can be seen on the railway line which goes across the centre of the photo.
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Beeston Royds Industrial Estate, Beeston Near Royds, Gelderd Road (Beeston) (2 comments)
4th July 1980. Beeston Royds Industrial Estate, Gelderd Road, showing the new premises for Robson Power Tools Ltd. This was a hire business with light industrial plant machinery, electrial hammers etc. available. To the left is a block of flats, one of the Cottingley development. This area is known as Beeston Near Royds.
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Bridge on Gelderd Road (Wortley) (3 comments)
16th October 1935. Railway bridge running over Gelderd Road on the left hand side is a big billboard for Oxo with a big picture of Henry VIII and the message; 'Henry VIII had six wives - your home comfort is Oxo.' Bridge has a minimum headroom of 15'-10". Billboard on the right says; 'Marsh's Sausages - The World's Best.' On the right is an embankment leading up to the railway line. Road looks north-east towards Leeds and has a gradient of 1 in 20.
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Bridge over Wortley Beck (Wortley)
View showing the construction of bridge over Wortley Beck.
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Bridge over Wortley Beck, Gelderd Road (Hunslet)
3rd September 1936. View looking down Gelderd Road towards Wortley. New bridge built over Wortley Beck. Symmetrical stone bridges with stone walls to the left and right of both sides of the road. Three gas lamp posts in view on the right hand side of the road.
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