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Aerial view of the Garden House Lane and Smithy Lane Estates. (Tingley) (1 comment)
Black & White imageC1965. Aerial view of the Garden House and Smithy Lane Estates. Bradford Road runs from the top left to the bottom right hand corner. Westerton Road runs from the bottom left hand corner to join Bradford Road. Thomas Ambler's, or Ardsley Mills, at East Ardsley is the Large rectangular building at this junction. Within the triangle formed by Bradford Road and Westerton Road there is Smithy Lane on the left from the top to the bottom. Roads going off Smithy Lane are, top, Eastleigh Drive and centre Farleigh Road. Towards the angle of the triangle are Garden House Lane and Redwood Avenue. Ardsley Reservoir is just off bottom edge, off camera. Photograph from David Atkinson Archive.
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Aerial view of the Smithy Lane Estate and Ardsley Reservoir (Tingley) (2 comments)
Black & White image1960s. Aerial view of the Smithy Lane Estate and Ardsley Reservoir, left. Running from top to bottom is Westerton Road. Haigh Moor Road branches off to the left at the top. Moving down the first right turn of Westerton Road is Smithy Lane with Old Hall Road above it and Greenwood Road below. Next right off Westerton Road is Thirlmere Drive and semi-circular Farleigh Crescent. Then the junction with Eastleigh Drive which bends round in a curve. Bradford Road cuts across the bottom corner. Healey Croft Farm is in the centre at the bottom and the patch of trees close to the Reservoir in Westerton Wood. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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Aerial view of Tingley Roundabout looking towards Morley (Tingley) (1 comment)
Black & White image1966. Aerial view of Tingley Roundabout looking towards Morley. From top to bottom is Bradford Road and from left to right, Dewsbury Road. The New White Bear public house is visible to the left of the roundabout. Above the the roundabout on the left side of Bradford Road is Tingley Working Mens' Club and Institute and the Bowling Green. The Lodge of Tingley Hall can be seen just below the roundabout. To the right of the roundabout is a set of buildings that were the premises of Bill Bailey's garage. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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Aerial view of Yeadon Airport (Yeadon) (5 comments)
Black & White image1955 Aerial view of Yeadon Airport taken in 1955, when it was run by Yeadon Aviation Ltd. After the war scheduled civil flights began and by 1955 there were scheduled services to Belfast, Jersey, Ostend, Southend, the Isle of Wight and Dusseldorf. During the war Avro Lancaster parts were made at a nearby factory in Victoria Avenue, now Yeadon Airport Industrial Estate. The two large adjacent buildings at the top are test/flight hangars. Aircraft would be brought here, via the road leading in from the left edge, from the Avro factory to be part-assembled and tested. The road cutting diagonally across the top left hand corner is White House Lane.
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Ardsley and Tingley Branch Library, number 213A Bradford Road (East Ardsley)
Colour image2005. Image shows the new, red brick built Ardsley and Tingley Branch Library located at number 213A Bradford Road.
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