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12 retro photos of Leeds city centre

A collection of black and whites showing Leeds how it once was

We've been flicking through Flickr and came across these wonderful old shots of the city, dating from the '70s and earlier. Recognise them?

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A 401 Shoppers Service bus drives through a pedestrianised area of Leeds city centre - possibly Commercial Street

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Burton's store on the corner of The Headrow and Briggate

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Kirkgate Market

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Leeds railways

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Munro House

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Schofields on The Headrow in Leeds on what is now the site of the Headrow Shopping Centre

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Site of St John's Centre Leeds January 1981

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St Paul's Street Leeds 17th January 1974

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The Headrow

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Wellington Street

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Westgate

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York or Park Place

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