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Abbey House Museum, Stephen Harding Gate (Kirkstall)
Colour imagec late 1960s. Interior view of Abbey House Museum showing a reconstructed Victorian Street, Stephen Harding Gate, named after St. Stephen Harding, Abbot of St. Citeaux, one of the founders of the Cistercian Order. Illingworth & Kilburn, on the left, is a typical grocers' shop of the late 1800s; this is followed by the glover and hosier's shop of Ann Carter. On the wall to the right is a Templar Cross, originally mounted on a building in Templar Street, which indicates that the building once belonged to the Manor of Whitkirk owned by the Knights' Templar.
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Abbey Road (Kirkstall)
Black & White image4th January 1927 View of stone wall, boundary to grounds of Abbey House Museum. Gas lamp on pavement.
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Abbey Road (Kirkstall)
Black & White image23rd December 1921 View of road widening in progress, work is being caried out on embankment, workmen have picks, shovels, ladders. A horse and cart is in the road, which is cobbled, with tramlines. Poles with overhead cabling for trams are visible. The wall to the right is the boundary of Kirkstall Forge Grounds.
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Abbey Road (Kirkstall)
Black & White image23rd December 1921 Work in progress for road widening. Workmen can be seen terracing embankment, using various equipment.
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Abbey Road (Kirkstall)
Black & White image17th September 1923 View of road improvements, workmen can be seen with tools and equipment. The road is cobbled, with tramlines, standard poles for supporting overhead wires for tram system can be seen. The standard to the right has sign for tram stop.
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