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Search Aspect ( Well Close )
Location - Leeds & District

All Souls' Church from the first floor front bedroom window of number 1 Well Close Mount (Woodhouse) (9 comments)
Black & White image1955. View of All Souls' Church taken from the larger front bedroom window of number 1 Well Close Mount. The road in the foreground is Blenheim Mount and the junction with Well Close Mount is just seen, left. The property on the left is number 2 Well Close Mount. The church stands at the junction of Blenheim Grove, which runs alongside the wall, and Blackman Lane, seen between the church and number 22 Blenheim Mount, towards the right. All Souls' Church was erected between 1876 and 1880 at a cost of around £20,000 to designs in the Early English style. It was built as a memorial to Dean Hook, who was Vicar of Leeds between 1837 and 1859. The church is still in existence but the properties in Well Close Mount are demolished and the site is now public open space.
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Back Well Close Terrace (Little London) (8 comments)
Colour imagec1956-1960. View of a cobbled back street running between Well Close Terrace, left, and Well Close Mount, right. These are streets of through, red brick terraced houses. In the distance is a block of high-rise flats, possibly Lovell Heights.
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Blenheim Grove, looking north-west (Little London) (2 comments)
Black & White image1970. Looking north-west up Blenheim Grove towards All Souls Church in the background on the left. Nearer the camera on the left are outbuildings of terraced houses which form back-to-backs with Well Close Place. On the right are the rears of houses which front onto Well Close Mount. These terraces were all shortly to be demolished as part of a large clearance scheme for the area.
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Blenheim Mount at the junction with Well Close Mount (Woodhouse) (5 comments)
Black & White image1955. View from Blenheim Mount, foreground, showing the junction with Well Close Mount. The properties in the foreground are large, red brick through terrace homes, numbering 1 and 3 Well Close Mount. They have arched doorways, small front gardens and bay windows at ground floor level. The next street down is Back Well Close Terrace, then Well Close Terrace. Houses in the background are in Grosvenor Street. Much of the area is now demolished and the site of public open space.
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Carlton Street, Well Close Place, no 2 (Little London)
Black & White image12th November 1964, On the left can be seen the old entrance to Carlton Hill Barracks, bearing the inscription 'Carlton Barracks-Leeds Rifles'. It opened in 1865 for the 4th West Yorkshire Militia. It is now the HQ of the 3rd VB Prince of Wales own West Yorkshire Regiment and is the Brigade HQ of Leeds University OTC and 49 Signals Squadron. Moving right, the back view of the house which is 41 Carlton Street. Next is number 2 Well Close Place.
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