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Aerial view of Bean Ing Mill and surrounding area. (City Centre) (1 comment)
Black & White image1954. Aerial view of Bean Ing Mill seen in the centre of the image. It dates from 1792 and was built by Benjamin Gott as the world's first woollen mill. The mill was demolished in the 1960s and the Yorkshire Post building now occupies the site. Wellington Bridge, Wellington Road crosses the River Aire left of the mill. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal is visible across the bottom left hand corner. bottom right are railway lines coming in to Central Station. The land opposite the mill on the opposite side of the river was Gott's Field, at this time part of the railway. This is now the site of City Island, a residential development. Wellington Street runs across behind Bean Ing Mill and Westgate Street towards the top right hand corner. Wellington Foundry is adjacent to the river on the left and the square building top left is an Engineering works. On the triangular site, top right, is Westgate Mills and at the other side of the road, Corona works.
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Aerial view of Morley Town Centre (Morley)
Black & White imageUndated. Black and white aerial view of Morley town centre showing Albion Street cutting across the bottom from left to right. The mill on the left has it's entrance in Albion Street and is the Queen's Woollen Mill. To the right of it is Morley Town Hall which fronts on to Queen Street. Queen Street runs from the top left diagonally. Immediately behind Queen's Mill, separated only by Wellington Street, is the Albert Mill. The square building towards the top, left, is Morley House, the home of the Scatcherd family for over 200 years. The site of the house became laid out as the Hopkins Gardens in 1939 in accordance with the will of Town Clerk, Richard Borrough Hopkins. At the very top of the image Troy Road extends down to join Queen Street. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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Aerial view of Morley Town Hall in Queen street. (Morley)
Black & White imageAugust 1967. Black and white aerial view of Morley Town Hall with the shadow of the clock tower cast across Queen Street. Wellington Street runs to the left of the Town Hall and Albion Street to the right, which continues on past the junction with Queen Street. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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Aerial view of railway lines and stations (City Centre) (3 comments)
Black & White image17th September 1962. Aerial view of railway lines and stations. In the centre of the bottom edge is Leeds Corporation Gas Department, and above it the lozenge shape is Holbeck Station (1855-1958). Above the centre, towards the top edge, are the two main railway stations with the River Aire and Leeds and Liverpool Canal looping round between. On the left is Leeds Central Station (1848-1967) and on the right is Leeds City Station formed in 1938 on the merger of Leeds Wellington Station and Leeds New Station. Cutting across the bottom left-hand corner is Wellington Road. Next Gelderd Junction on Wellington Road is the Grade II listed circular building, the Round House, opened by the Leeds & Thirsk railway in 1847. In the centre of the left edge is Bean Ing Mill, demolished in the 1960s and now the site of the Yorkshire Post building. The Town Hall is just visible a little way down from the top left edge. Wellington Street runs diagonally across the top left hand corner from the centre of the left edge.
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Aerial View, Leeds City Station (City Centre)
Black & White image1962 This aerial view shows the centre of Leeds. On the left is Leeds City Station wih its mass of tracks and engine sheds with the River Aire running alongside. Wellington Street runs from the centre of the top edge to City Square, the focal point of this view. The square is overlooked by the Queens Hotel from the left and the Post Office Building from the right. From here, Boar Lane runs down towards the bottom edge bisected half way by Albion Street and New Station Street. In the top right corner is Park Square, with St Paul's House nearby.
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