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Search Aspect ( Pear Tree Acre )
Location - Leeds & District

The Village, view of the village Pump and Telephone Box (Thorp Arch)
Black & White image12th October 1938 View of The Village ( the main street) Showing the village pump located adjacent to a B.T. telephone box opposite the entrance to Pear Tree Acre. This pump, set into a recess in the wall, was once the main source of water for Thorp Arch. It was eventually condemned as a drinking water supply and after 1945 it was made available for fire fighting until it was finally removed in the 1960s.
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