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Search Aspect ( snow sweeper )
Location - Leeds & District

Prince's Avenue, snow sweeper (Roundhay)
Black & White imageUndated. View shows snow sweeper no. 3 at work clearing the snow from the tramways on Prince's Avenue. The entrance to Roundhay Park is off the picture to the left while Canal Gardens are behind the wall on the right. A tram on route no. 2 is in the background. Two cars, possibly from the mid/late 1940s, can also be seen.
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Sovereign Street, snow sweeper no.3 (City Centre)
Black & White image30th March 1952. View of Sovereign Street showing snow sweeper no.3, one of Leeds City Tramways works cars designed to clear snow from the tracks. First used in 1902, it remained in service until the end of the tramway system in 1959. In the background is the Yorkshire Relish sauce factory.
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