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Search Aspect ( Oatland Lane )
Location - Leeds & District

Aerial View, Meanwood Road, Camp Road (Little London) (24 comments)
Black & White image1963 In the centre of this view is a large area where houses have been demolished in line with slum clearance plans. Meanwood Road runs from the left to right edge in the lower half of the view. Gasometers at a Gasholder Station on Sheepscar Street North can be seen in the bottom left with Sheepscar Council School bottom right. Camp Road (now Oatland Lane) can be seen along the top of the cleared area where St Matthews Church stands alone. Above Camp Road, several new housing developments are visible. Carlton Towers to the left with Carlton Croft and Close to the right. At the time of this view, Carlton Garth had yet to be built. The back-to-back houses in the top right await demolition.
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Aerial View, Meanwood Road, Camp Road (Little London) (3 comments)
Black & White image1963 Aerial view showing three stages in the redevelopment of housing in Little London. In the bottom left corner, the walled banks of Sheepscar Beck are visible. Above this, Meanwood Road runs from the centre of the left edge towards the bottom right corner. On the right are rows of back-to-back houses, many deemed unfit for human habitation, which await demolition. Towards the left, St Matthews Church stands in a cleared area, former streets are clearly visible. Moving across Camp Road (now Oatland Lane) is an area of newly erected flats and maisonettes, the Carltons.
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Aerial View, Meanwood Road, Camp Road (Little London) (4 comments)
Black & White image1963 View looks across housing in Little London in the direction of Mabgate. Meanwood Road is on the left running almost parallel to the edge of the view. Meanwood Street runs across the area of cleared land where rows of back-to-back houses had stood. St Matthews Church stands amongst empty plots of land separated by the former streets. Further blocks of back-to-back seen in the bottom right await demolition and redevelopment. Camp Road (now Oatland Lane) runs through the centre of the view. Newly built blocks of flats are visible. The two T shaped buildings are both Carlton Towers with Carlton Close and Croft below.
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Bristol Road nos. 2 - 8, Oatland Lane no. 145 (Little London) (3 comments)
Black & White image15th June 1967 Back-to-back houses on Bristol Road run from the left edge of this view in descending order from 8 to 2. On the right is Karen's ladies hairdresser at number 145 Oatland Lane. There are lace curtains in the windows. On the right edge, part of a butchers at number 149 can be seen.
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Camp Road nos. 94 - 100, Oatland Lane, Woerth Place (Little London)
Black & White image25th July 1958 Oatland Avenue is to the left, next 100 Camp Road is empty, it had been a newsagents shop run by H. Crawford. Then 98 is a house, 96 has a shop window. On the right, 94 is a tailors shop, also offering garment alterations, cleaning and pressing. Woerth Place is on the right, the house in view is number 14 Oatland Avenue. A clothing factory on the right edge has notices, promising top wages, no short time also hands wanted.
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