In pictures: Historic Middleton - the Leeds suburb powered by coal

We have delved into the YEP archive and turned back the clock to bring you these photos of Middleton down the years.

By Andrew Hutchinson
Tuesday, 22nd January 2019, 2:59 pm
Updated Tuesday, 22nd January 2019, 3:03 pm
PICS: YPN
PICS: YPN

We hope they evoke memories:

The old Middleton Church of England School on Town Street.
Members of Middleton Railway Trust are seen here aboard their latest acquisition - a diesel locomotive built by Hudswell Clarke, of Leeds, which started life 23 years ago shunting at Keighley gas works.

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Middleton Broom Colliery.
Middleton Broom Colliery.
Travellers encampment at the Middleton Railway Terminus at Middleton Park.
Middleton Broom Colliery is demolished.
Middleton Primary School.