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Aerial view of York Road (Burmantofts) (51 comments)
Black & White image1963. Aerial view showing New York Road in the foreground becoming York Road at the Woodpecker junction. The Woodpecker public house is located at an angle on the junction. Burmantofts Street meets the junction from the left, and Marsh Lane is off to the right. At the bottom edge Quarry Hill Flats is shown which were renovated around that time. Opposite, on the other side of New York Road the long, dark building is St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church. In the Centre is the new Ebor Gardens estate built on old brickworks and demolished slum property. The wiggly 'U' shaped roads are Rigton Drive and Haslewood Drive. Burmantofts Street joins Beckett Street in the centre of the left edge and Nippet Lane runs inwards from the junction before joining Torre Road. Ebor Gardens County Primary School has not yet been built on this land at the centre of the image. Five blocks of high rise flats built on this land are from left to right; Torre Green, Torre Gardens, Oxton gardens, Oxton Place and Oxton Close. Behind them there are four more blocks in a straight line, Appleton Square, Appleton Close, Appleton Court and Saville Green. The public library and swimming baths are on bend of York Road on the right hand side.
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Armley Road, Aerial View (Armley)
Black & White imageNo date. View looking north across Armley Road from Wortley rail junction, Leeds Liverpool Canal can be seen towards the top of the picture. Heavily industrialised area lies in a wedge between the two.
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Briggate Junction, laid out at the Corporation Depot in Low Fields Road (Holbeck)
Black & White image1937. Image shows the tram track for Briggate Junction laid out at the Corporation Depot in Low Fields Road. In the background the tall chimney belongs to the brick works in Elland Road (B. Whitaker & Sons Ltd.) between Hartley Street and Hoxton Mount. To the right of the chimney is the New Peacock Inn at number 142 Elland Road, next to the junction with Low Fields Road. Beyond the yard in the foreground is the Holbeck Cricket Club ground. The streets seen in the background, right, are, from left to right, Hoxton Mount, Hoxton Grove and Hoxton Terrace. These are streets of red brick back-to-back terraced homes. The corporation yard was opposite the east side of Elland Road football ground, home to Leeds United.
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Briggate Junction, Low Fields Road Corporation Yard (Beeston)
Black & White image1937. View of the tram track of Briggate Junction when it was laid out in the Corporation Yard at Low Fields Road in 1937.
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Churwell Tram Terminus, view from the railway bridge (Churwell) (1 comment)
Black & White imagec1905. View from the railway bridge of Churwell Tram Terminus. The Junction Dyeworkds of George Hepworth & Sons is visible on the left, just past the bridge. A tram can be seen at the bottom of the hill and at this time this was the terminus of the line from Leeds. The service was implemented in 1904. At the bottom of the hill on the right the toll house is in view. Also on the right is the path to Churwell Station. Photography by photographer, Richard Simpson of Victoria Road. Research by Ronnie Barraclough. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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