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The 11 never seen before photos of Wakefield through the ages

Today we turn back the clock to showcase how Wakefield has changed down the years.

These never been seen before images online are published courtesy of Getty Images. READ MORE: The 34 never seen before photos of Leeds through the ages

Children at a school in Hornsea On Sea, built and furnished by Wakefield Authority to enable children to visit the sea side without missing school. The fee costs thirty shillings for three weeks.

5. August 1948

Children at a school in Hornsea On Sea, built and furnished by Wakefield Authority to enable children to visit the sea side without missing school. The fee costs thirty shillings for three weeks.
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A warder at Wakefield Prison on duty.

6. April 1962

A warder at Wakefield Prison on duty.
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A man playing the tuba at Wakefield Prison. For the record we have no idea why!

7. April 1962

A man playing the tuba at Wakefield Prison. For the record we have no idea why!
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A factory worker at the glass factory at Morley, near Wakefield, where the Belisha Beacons are manufactured. She is carrying four beacon glasses.

8. September 1934

A factory worker at the glass factory at Morley, near Wakefield, where the Belisha Beacons are manufactured. She is carrying four beacon glasses.
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