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[21]Fleet Mills Oil Depot (Woodlesford)
Fleet Mills Oil DepotUndated. View shows the oil depot built near the site of Fleet Mills, Fleet Lane in the late 1940s and 1950s. Fleet Mills ground corn and flint and was derelict for many years after a catastrophic fire in the 1920s, and was demolished around the 1960s.
[22]Model of Blenkinsop's Engine (Middleton)
Model of BlenkinsopUndated. Image shows a scale model of John Blenkinsop's rack steam engine, used between the Middleton collieries and the Leeds coal staithes. Colliery owners the Brandlings had built a wooden waggonway in 1758 to carry coal into Leeds, which was upgraded in around 1820 to take heavier locomotives. The line is now a heritage railway run by volunteers.
[23]Woodside Farm, Lofthouse Gate (Lofthouse)
Woodside Farm, Lofthouse GateUndated. Image shows Woodside Farm, Lofthouse Gate, with colliery spoil behind. The buildings ate thought to have been of Lingwell Nook Lane, which ran alongside the spoil heaps, known locally as 'The Alps'. The aerial cable can be seen running along the top ridge of the spoil. The farm occupier, a Mr Holmes, was relocated to new buildings on Castle Head Lane, at the west end of Lingwell Nook Lane. The spoil heaps were removed during construction of the M1 motorway in the late 1960s.
[24]Water Wheel, Fleet Mills (Woodlesford)
Water Wheel, Fleet MillsUndated. Image shows one of the water wheels at Fleet Mills, Fleet Lane, Woodlesford. The mill ground corn and flint, and was gutted by a major fire in the 1920s, after which the shell sat derelict for many years. An oil terminal was built on the site in the 1950s.
[25]Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Oulton (Oulton)
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, OultonUndated. View shows the Wesleyan Methodist Chapel building on Calverley Road, Oulton, near the junction with North Lane. A smaller chapel was built here in 1826, and the current larger building was constructed around 1874. During the Second World War it was used as a food store by the government, and in 1949 was sold to a paint manufacturing company. The top part of the tower was destroyed by a fire in the 1960s. In 1970 the building was bought by Group Northern Design for use as a design studio, and was refurbished inside and externally.
[26]Andrews & Platt Crane Works (Stourton)
Andrews & Platt Crane WorksUndated. View of Andrews & Platt Crane Works at Hunslet Testing Works, Thwaite Gate, Stourton. The company is now at 10 Pepper Road and dealing in fabrications.
[27]Armitage & Sons Brickworks (Thorpe)
Armitage & Sons BrickworksUndated. View of George Armitage & Sons brickworks, at the junction of Long Thorpe Lane and Lingwell Gate Lane, Thorpe-on-the-Hill. This view looks south and shows the quarry workings and enclosed coal seams.
[28]Carlton Temperance Society (Carlton)
Carlton Temperance Societyc1900. A small crowd of adults and children have assembled for the laying of the foundation stone for Carlton Temperance Society by Mr Hartley, thought to be the man at the front left of the photograph. The precise location is unknown.
[29]9 Farrer Lane, Oulton (Oulton)
9 Farrer Lane, OultonUndated. View of the west side of number 9 Farrer Lane, one of the earliest surviving buildings in Oulton and dating from the 16th century, or earlier. The building is Grade 2 listed, and is constructed from a timber frame encased in sandstone and brick.
[30]Rothwell Urban District Council (Rothwell)
Rothwell Urban District Council1938-39. Pictured are Rothwell Urban District Council members for the year 1938-39. From left to right: Back row: Cllrs Smart, Armitage, Phillips, Simpson, Edwards, Wilson, Cockayne. Middle row: Cllrs Roberts, Tasker, Jones, Holman, Chilton, Moorhouse, Jackson, Caygill, Horner, Holroyd. Front row: Cllrs Slater, Blackburn, Moorhouse, Newsome, Killingbeck, Hoult, Wilkinson, Hollings.
[31]The Railway Inn, Birstall Lane (Drighlington)
The Railway Inn, Birstall LaneAugust 1969. View shows The Railway, a Tetley's public house which was situated opposite Drighlington and Adwalton Station at the junction of Birstall Lane (right) and Moorside Road. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
[32]Moorside Road, no. 147 (Drighlington)
Moorside Road, no. 147August 1970. View of no. 147 Moorside Road, a private residence in a building that was once the Queens Arms public house. The pub closed in the 1920s and the house is now split into 2 dwellings, with another separate residence at the back. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
[33]Cockersdale Arms, Whitehall Road (Drighlington)
Cockersdale Arms, Whitehall RoadAugust 1969. View shows the Cockersdale Arms, a Webster's public house on Whitehall Road. The pub was formerly known as the Gashouse Tavern and it reverted back to this name in 2005. Originally there were three houses on the right hand side of the pub which were occupied until the 1950s before being demolished. The building has more recently been extended and converted into flats which have retained the name Gashouse Tavern. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
[34]Valley Inn, Whitehall Road (Drighlington)
Valley Inn, Whitehall RoadAugust 1969. View shows the Valley Inn, a Samuel Smith's public house situated on Whitehall Road, beside the junction with Dale Road, just off the picture to the right. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
[35]Rev. H. I. Geer, Vicar of Beeston (Beeston)
Rev. H. I. Geer, Vicar of BeestonUndated. View shows Rev. Henry Isaac Geer, the vicar at Beeston St. Mary's Parish Church between 1875 and 1909. Rev. Geer was the incumbent at the time that the present church was built (c1877-1886), replacing an earlier church on the site.
[36]Beeston Wesleyan Cricket Club, team photograph (Beeston)
Beeston Wesleyan Cricket Club, team photographUndated. Team photograph of Beeston Wesleyan Cricket Club, pictured with a trophy, possibly dating from around the early 20th century.
[37]Ruins of Old Vicarage (Rothwell)
Ruins of Old VicarageUndated, Image shows an old fireplace, the only part remaining of Rothwell vicarage, or glebe house, dating back to the fifteenth or sixteenth century. In 1818 the house was deemed unfit for residence and 1834 records show it as being no longer in existence. The area of land is now believed to be part of a garden.
[38]Rothwell Mechanics Institute (Rothwell)
Rothwell Mechanics InstituteUndated. View of the front entrance of Rothwell Mechanics Institute, at the junction of Marsh Street and Smithson Street. Mechanics institutes were educational establishments originally formed to give education to working men, and were often funded by local industrialists. Rothwell institute was built in 1869 and remains in use today as Windmill Youth Centre.
[39]Dales Drive nos. 6 - 8, Dales Way no. 19 (Guiseley)
Dales Drive nos. 6 - 8, Dales Way no. 192nd January 1985. View shows detached houses with large gardens in the Tranmere Park residential area of Guiseley. The photograph is centred on no. 8 Dales Drive, with no. 6 to the right and no. 19 Dales Way on the left.
[40]Home Farmhouse (Oulton)
Home FarmhouseUndated. View of part of Home Farmhouse at 15 Wakefield Road Oulton, showing the small windows it is noted for, and detail of the brickwork. The building dates to the late 17th century.