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Search Aspect ( M1 )
Location - Leeds & District

Dewsbury Road (Holbeck)
Colour image6th October 1999. View of lanes leading off to M1/M621 and A653. Advertising hoardings can been seen on the left.
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Hunslet, aerial view (Hunslet)
Black & White imagec1970s. Aerial view of Hunslet showing the M1 running up from the bottom, passing the tower blocks of Crescent Grange and Crescent Towers on its left and Hunslet Gas Works further up on its right. Dewsbury Road leads off to the bottom left with Burton Row on the corner. Sweet Street leads up to the top left. The railway line runs to the right of the M1 with the A61 crossing it at the bottom right. At the centre right is Leathley Road, while further up are Hunslet Road, Hunslet Lane and Great Wilson Street, leading towards the city centre.
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Hunslet, aerial view (Hunslet) (2 comments)
Black & White imagec1970s. Aerial view of Hunslet looking south-east along the M1 on the right (the part of the motorway that is now the M621). The railway line is to the left of it then further left is Jack Lane which runs up towards Leek Street flats (Hunslet Grange) at the top left. The high-rise flats of Crescent Grange and Crescent Towers are seen at the centre right. The photo dates from around the 1970s, or possibly 1969 after Crescent Grange and Towers were built in that year.
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M1 Motorway extension, construction (Rothwell)
Colour image1998. View shows construction taking place of the M1 motorway extension, seen here alongside the River Aire, which is crossed by the Rothwell Field Bridge in the centre. The extension, from Middleton to Aberford, was opened on 4th February 1991. Image courtesy of Leslie Cole.
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M1 motorway, construction, Barwick Road Bridge (Garforth)
Colour image1997. View of the M1 motorway expansion under construction showing the newly built bridge to carry Barwick Road across the motorway. Image courtesy of Leslie Cole.
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