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Aerial View, Bodington Hall (Lawnswood) (3 comments)
Black & White image1963 Bodington Hall complex, a Leeds University Hall of Residence and Playing fields, built on part of the Weetwood Hall estate. The site was named after Sir Nathan Bodington J.P. the first Vice Chancellor of Leeds University between 1904 - 1911. He was married to Eliza Barran, daughter of John Barran who was a prominent Leeds businessman. Bodington Hall opened in November 1961. The Ring Road is to the left and Otley Road to the right.
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Aerial View, Lawnswood (Lawnswood) (4 comments)
Black & White image1963 Aerial view of Lawnswood, Otley Road runs across from left to right. Lawnswood Crematorium and Cemetery are off Otley Road in the centre of the upper portion of the photo. In the centre below is Bodington Hall, part of Leeds University. To the right, a complex of goverment buildings.
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Bodington Hall, Adel Lane (Weetwood) (1 comment)
Black & White imageUndated. Image shows this Leeds University hall of residence built on part of the Weetwood Hall Estate. Named for Sir Nathan Bodington, Justice of the Peace and 1st Vice Chancellor of Leeds University, 1904 - 1911. He married Eliza Barran, the daughter of Major John Barran. Bodington Hall was opened in November 1961.
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Bodington Hall, playing fields (Lawnswood) (1 comment)
Colour imageMarch 2013. View of Bodington Hall playing fields taken from next to Otley Road. Part of the Leeds University Halls of Residence are seen in the background. Named after Sir Nathan Bodington J.P., first vice chancellor of the university, they were opened in November 1961. They are currently (August 2013) in the process of demolition and a new housing development is planned for the site.
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