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Aire and Calder Navigation Canal, Locks (City Centre)
Black & White imageC1960. View of locks on the Aire and Calder Navigation Canal, close to Crown Point Bridge which can be seen in the background on the right.
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Armley Board School (later to become Armley Council School), Armley Road (Armley) (26 comments)
Black & White imageUndated Postcard view of Armley Board School in Armley Road, known to locals as the 'clock school'. It was built in 1878 and pupils were transferred here from the Armley Wesleyan School and Theaker Lane School. The school was proud of the number of pupils who won scholarships to further their education in the late 19th century and their names were painted on a large display board. After the abolition of the School Boards in 1902 Armley Board School became known, for many years, as Armley Council School.
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Armley Road, former Armley Board School (Armley) (3 comments)
Colour imageUndated. View of the former Armley Board School on Armley Road, now converted into offices. Opened in 1878, the school became known as Armley Council School after the abolition of the School Board; it was also known to locals as the Clock School.
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Armley Road, former Armley Board School (Armley) (5 comments)
Colour imageUndated. View of the former Armley Board School on Armley Road, which has now been converted for office use. Dating from 1878, the school was also known as Armley Council School after the abolition of the School Board, and to locals as the Clock School.
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Ash Tree Grange, demolition (Swarcliffe)
Colour imageOctober 2003. This view from Swarcliffe Avenue shows three blocks of flats on the Swarcliffe estate, including Ash Tree Grange, left, which is about to be demolished; a crane is ready to begin the initial process of removing the top floors. Ash Tree Court (right) and Pennwell Croft (background) would survive until 2006 before suffering the same fate. In total, 11 tower blocks were built on the estate in the mid 1960s, of which only Sherburn Court still remains. Image courtesy of Leslie Cole.
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