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Search Aspect ( Manston Crescent )
Location - Leeds & District

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Crossgates, Aerial View (Cross Gates)
Black & White imageUndated. Aerial view of Crossgates with the roundabout at the centre. The central road at the bottom left-hand corner is Station Road with Farm Road going off to the left and Austhorpe Road off to the right. The light-coloured building is the library with the police station slightly to the right of it at the rear. Off to the top left-hand corner is Crossgates Road and then Crossgates Lane. Between the junctions of these two roads the Regal Cinema stands. Crossgates Ring Road runs to the right edge and the curve of Manston Crescent is also just visible below the centre of the right edge. Towards the bottom right-hand corner runs Tranquility Avenue and crossing the actual corner is Tranquility. The Traveller's Rest Public House is seen on Austhorpe Road, just up from the centre of the bottom edge. This pub was later demolished and by the late 1960s another pub of the same name had been built at the junction of Cross Gates Lane and Cross Gates Ring Road, on a site which had previously been a day nursery but on this picture is empty land.
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Crossgates, aerial view (Cross Gates)
Black & White imageUndated. Aerial view of Crossgates showing the roundabout to the centre. In the bottom left-hand corner is Crossgates Lane with the Regal Cinema standing adjacent to it. Above, going off to the left, is the Ring Road. At the top left edge part of the Manston Estate is visible, including the curve of Manston Crescent. From Manston Crescent, Tranquillity runs across to join Austhorpe Road. North Terrace meets the centre of Tranquillity from the top edge. From the junction the road continues downwards as Tranquillity Avenue. Moving right from the roundabout, Station Road is visible with Austhorpe Road joining it from the top edge and Farm Road going off to the right. Heading from the roundabout to the bottom edge is Crossgates Road. The white building is the library (which opened in 1939) with the police station to the left of it.
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