Enjoy these photo memories from around Churwell in the 1960s. PICS: David Atkinson Archive
Enjoy these photo memories from around Churwell in the 1960s. PICS: David Atkinson Archive

Photo gems celebrate life in Churwell during the 1960s

These wonderful photos celebrate life in Churwell during the 1960s.

Friday, 1st July 2022, 1:47 pm

They are sure to evoke memories for a generation of those called LS27 home during a decade of change. They feature landmarks including Churwell Hill and the War Memorial as well as shops and pubs from back in the day. They are published courtesy of the David Atkinson Archive whose collection is housed on 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: Amazing photos capture life in Morley during the 1960s LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

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