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Aerial view of York Road (Burmantofts) (44 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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Arthur Aarons Statue, Eastgate (City Centre) (2 comments)
Colour image6th June 2006 View of the Arthur Aarons Statue in Eastgate. Arthur Aarons V.C. stands, as a young World Ward II airman, at the base of a tree climbed by children. The child at the top releases the dove of peace. In the background left, is the West Yorkshire Playhouse and B.B.C. studios in St. Peter's Square. The red brick building in the centre background is Munro House in Duke Street. The buildings under construction in the background are part of a mixed use development called Gateway. It is on the former site of Howarth Timber between Crown Point Road, Marsh Lane and East Street. The architects, Carey Jones, have designed over 640 studio, 1 bedroomed and two bedroomed apartments, a 218 bed hotel, office and commerical space. The buildings are on 15 storeys and completion is expected by 2008. Photograph courtesy of James W. Bell.
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Austhorpe Road, no.64 (Cross Gates) (1 comment)
Black & White imageUndated. View of the drapers shop of H.B. (Henry Brown) Bass of 64 Austhorpe Road. Marshall Street is on the right. An estate agents' notice above the shop (from Mawson & Walton of 13 Greek Street) says the property is sold subject to contract but whether this refers to the shop, the flat above or both is not clear; the shop appears to be still in business here.
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Back Lane off Marsh Lane (Bank)
Black & White image6th April 1908. Derelict buildings surrounding patch of waste ground which is strewn with rubble. A man and a boy are standing at the entrance of a narow passageway between the buildings.
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Back Lane off Marsh Lane (Bank) (1 comment)
Black & White image28th April 1909. Narrow passageway between derelict buildings. Long ladder propped against the side of one building.
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