Enjoy these photos of Crossgates during the 1940s. PIC: Leeds Libraries, www.leodis.net
Enjoy these photos of Crossgates during the 1940s. PIC: Leeds Libraries, www.leodis.net

Fascinating photos showcase life in Crossgates during the 1940s

These photos turn back the clock to showcase life in Crossgates during the 1940s.

By Andrew Hutchinson
Sunday, 26th July 2020, 4:30 pm

These images feature local landmarks from the decade as well as familiar streets and locations in the community. They are published courtesy of photographic archive Leodis, which is run by Leeds Library & Information Service. They also run heritage blog The Secret Library Leeds, which provides a behind the scenes look at the Central Library and highlights from its special collections, including rare books hidden away in the stacks. READ MORE: 19 unseen photos of Crossgates through the years LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

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