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Location - Leeds & District

Belfort Court (Sheepscar) (1 comment)
Black & White image18th February 1897. Belfort Court, number 34 Sackville Street. Off Meanwood Road. Collapse of Sheepscar Beck wall. Belfort Court on right. Note cracking of brickwork over door. Man under bridge. Six figures on bridge, spanning Sackville Street. Gas lamp and telegraph pole.
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Buslingthorpe Lane, view to Woodhouse from (Buslingthorpe) (6 comments)
Black & White image1969. View from Buslingthorpe Lane, across Meanwood Road to Woodhouse, with the Parkinson building of Leeds University on the horizon, centre. In the foreground, at the left edge, the footbridge crosses Sheepscar Beck from Stonegate. The path continues over Buslingthorpe Green to Meanwood Road. The white building in the foreground is the premises of G.A. Donnelly & Sons, Plumbers, Heating contractors and electrical engineers at number 137 Buslingthorpe Lane. This building was formerly the Springhill Tavern. Behind it is the derelict Springwell Dyeing and Finishing Works. In the foreground, bottom, Buslingthorpe Vale runs alongside the works. Meanwood Road cuts across the middle and in the centre, on Meanwood Road, is a former branch of the Leeds Industrial Co-operative Society at number 229, at the corner with Woodhouse Street. The large, four-storey mill building, right of centre, is Perseverance Mills. Behind it is the block of high-rise flats, Holborn Towers in Shay Street. They were built in 1965 to a height of 47 metres on seventeen storeys. Further in from the top, but in line with the white Parkinson building on the horizon is St. Vincent's Roman Catholic Chapel-of-ease in Coldcall Terrace.
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Cross Stamford Street and Bristol Street (Sheepscar)
Black & White image1st October 1902. Two views of brick buildings looking across Sheepscar Beck towards Bristol Street. Chapel in Bristol Street visible in background of first photograph. Providence Chapel United Methodist Free Church.
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Cross Stamford Street, Sheepscar Beck (City Centre)
Black & White image1904 April 1904. Looking at the rear of premises on Cross Stamford Street with railing and wall which is part of the boundary for Sheepscar Beck. The wall is cracked and bulging. On the wall is a marker, to indicate the rise in water level when the beck flooded. The beck can be seen in the bottom right corner.
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Cross Stamford Street, Sheepscar Beck (Sheepscar)
Black & White image1904 April 1904. On the left, building on Cross Stamford Street with defective wall. In the centre is Sheepscar Beck. Originating on Otley Chevin, the beck ran through Bramhope, Adel, Meanwood, Buslingthorpe, Sheepscar and then became known as Lady Beck as it passed through the Quarry Hill area. it joined the River Aire in the vicinity of Leeds Dam.
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