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Results Found (18), Result Page (1 of 4)
Search Aspect (Clearance )
Location - Leeds & District

[1]
Bank Street, demolition (Morley)
Colour imageJanuary 1963. View of the demolition of a house in Bank Street, close to the Carriers Arms, part of the slum clearance programme of the early 1960s. Snow can be seen on the ground. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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[2]
Bank Street, demolition (Morley)
Colour imageJanuary 1963. View of Bank Street showing a house in the process of demolition during the slum clearance programme of the early 1960s. The Carriers Arms public house can be seen just behind on the left; this was also demolished and the area has now been redeveloped as Bank Avenue. Snow can be seen on the ground. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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Bank Street, Webster's Yard (Morley)
Colour imagec1960s. View showing slum clearance in progress at Webster's Yard off Bank Street in the early 1960s. This was demolished as part of the redevelopment of the Jackson Lane area and would later be the site of Bank Avenue. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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Bedford Street, Nos. 14-22, Peel Street No. 25, demolition (Morley)
Black & White imageC1960. View from Peel street showing demolition in progress of a terrace of back-to-back houses on Bedford Street, numbered (from right) 14 to 22, and including the corner shop at the end numbered 25 Peel street, which has an advertisement for Brooke Bond Tea still showing. The disabled car of a local inhabitant is parked in the foreground. Bedford Street was one of the 'City Streets' which were all demolished during the slum clearance of the early 1960s and replaced by Lewisham Court. Photograph from David Atkinson Archive.
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Cleared land in Blenheim area, looking south-east (Woodhouse)
Colour imagec1976-81. View shows a site of cleared land in the Blenheim area of Woodhouse, where large-scale clearance of housing has recently taken place. A caraven is parked on the site while a lone building still survives in the middle. The view looks south-east towards the high-rise flats of (from left, the darker-coloured ones at the front) Carlton Croft, Carlton Close and Carlton Garth. Behind these are further tower blocks, the Oatlands to the left and Lovell Parks to the right, while in the far distance on the left three more tower blocks can be seen.
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