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Search Aspect ( chimney )
Location - Leeds & District

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Balm Road (Hunslet) (13 comments)
Black & White image14th December 1951. Looking north along Balm Road, with the entrance to Robinsons scrap metal yard. A Morris Oxford car is parked in the entrance with a man nearby. The low brick building has a large chimney. Houses are visible behind, as is a hoarding advertising Persil.
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Balm Road, Robinsons Yard (Hunslet) (3 comments)
Black & White image14th December 1951. Looking east across Balm Road at Robinsons Yard. A car is parked in the entrance of the brick built premises, which have a large chimney attached, this chimney was formerly part of a pottery.
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Bank Street, looking towards Brunswick Street (Morley) (1 comment)
Colour imageFebruary 1966. Looking down Bank Street to its junction with Brunswick Street. Three small boys in short trousers stand in the foreground of this photograph of steeplejack maintenance men at work on Benn and Webster's Victoria Mills chimney. By this time quite a few of the town's typical shoddy mills had closed down but Benn and Webster's kept running until the late 1970s. They closed in a peculiar way, keeping running until the fortnight's annual holiday at Morley Feast, with workers getting their holiday with pay but being told not to report back for work after the holiday. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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Barkly Road (Beeston) (3 comments)
Black & White image11th February 1939. Back garden on Barkly Road looking across to industrial buildings, possibly mushroom sheds? A factory chimney can be seen in the distance and a garden shed to left of photo.
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Bell's Buildings, Hunslet (Hunslet) (1 comment)
Black & White image1st May 1936. Site of Bell's Buildings, looking across to Askern Street. To right of photo are rolling mills and factory chimneys.
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