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Albion Street, construction site of Dudley House, from Merrion Street (City Centre)
Black & White imagec1970-72. View looking from Merrion Street onto the junction with Woodhouse Lane and Albion Street showing the construction site of Dudley House, to be a 16-storey office block, completed in 1972. It would be redeveloped in 2001 as mixed use development K2 including residential apartments. In the background are (from left) the United Institute for the Blind and Deaf and Dumb, a warehouse, the Town Hall Tower, St. Anne's Cathedral and on the far right, Thoresby High School for Girls on Great George Street.
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Back Queen Square (Little London)
Black & White image15th November 1968. Showing Back Queen Square, just off Woodhouse Lane. The path is under construction, as is the road. Paving slabs are leant up against the wall. Two oil drums and some wooden planks are visible. There is a large tree behind a badly damaged wall. More trees are in the background.
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Belle Vue Road (Burley) (3 comments)
Black & White imageUndated. This photograph taken from Rosebank View shows the gap where numbers 91, 93 and 95 Belle Vue road stood before being demolished by a direct hit from a German bomb during the night of 14-15 March 1941. To the right of the gap is a derelict house.
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Bond Street Centre, building site (City Centre)
Black & White image1970s. View shows the site of what was to become the Bond Street Centre (later Leeds Shopping Plaza), after the demolition of previous buildings in the area but before work had got far underway on the shopping centre, which was built in the mid 1970s. The view looks across to Boar Lane with the Griffin Hotel visible towards the right.
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Bond Street Centre, building site (City Centre) (1 comment)
Black & White image1970s. View shows the building site on which the Bond Street Shopping Centre (now Leeds Shopping Plaza) was due to be built. Work started in 1974 and the centre was opened in September 1977. The scheme, which replaced many 19th century buildings, was by John Brunton & Partners. The site backs on to the tall tower of Royal Exchange House on City Square; also visible in the background are the Queen's Hotel (left) and the General Post Office (towards the right).
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