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Location - Leeds & District

Killingbeck High Tech Site (Killingbeck)
Black & White imageAutumn 1982. Image show the site reserved for the construction of a High Technology Park on the former grounds of Killingbeck Hospital. It shows the pond on marshy land which was to be drained for the development scheme to commence. The park was to be called Acorn Business Park and the council was hoping to attract businesses in the field of computers and electronics with the aim to create a wealth of new jobs. In the background, left, Brecon Court and Brecon Rise are visible. These are two blocks of highrise flats constructed in 1965 on 12 floors to a height of 36 metres.
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Killingbeck 'High Tech' site (Killingbeck)
Black & White imageAutumn 1982. View of the site ear-marked for Killingbeck 'High Tech' site, a High Technology Park to be built on the former grounds of Killingbeck Hospital. In this image, Killingbeck Drive has already been laid, right, and drainage has been carried out. In the background, right, are two blocks of highrise flats, Brecon Court, left, and Brecon Rise, right. They were built in 1965 to a height of 36 metres and each contain 46 flats. They are situated in Brecon approach. The High Technology Park was to be named Acorn Business Park. The council was keen to attract new industries to the area, with particular regard to computing an electronics. It was hoped that hundreds of new jobs would be created, helping to redress the balance after the decline of the textile industry and small engineering firms. The main access to the site is via the new Killingbeck Drive from York Road.
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Ross Mill Swing Bridge and Rossett Business Park (Rodley) (1 comment)
Colour imageSpring 2004. Image shows the Leeds & Liverpool Canal spanned by the Ross Mill Swing Bridge. The stone built Ross Mill stands in the background and was a woollen manufacturers, for many years William Pearson & Co. (Leeds) Ltd. operated the mill. Now it is divided into separate units housing a variety of individual businesses known collectively as Rossett Business Park. The address is Rodley Lane.
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Limewood Court, Oaktree Business Park (Seacroft)
Colour imageJuly 1990. View of Oaktree Business Park at Limewood Court.
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Meanwood Road, Sheepscar Court, Northside Business Park (City Centre)
Black & White imageUndated View of Meanwood Road showing the Northside Business Park at Sheepscar Court. Businesses include Lomard North Central and Financial Services, on the left.
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