Map Well Area Guiseley
|Map Well Area
|H212 Donated by Geoff Brooks
"This is a copy of a superb
piece of artwork in pen and ink on parchment.
It is clear of the encroachment on
and over the Wells which took place on the building of Butts Terrace.
mysteriously migrated eastwards in a direct contravention of the indicated plan
and road layout, it, to my mind is a travesty that it ever occurred given the
amount of virgin land available to the west of Butts Lane - it was always Well
Hill to Guiseley folk and caused much consternation when road signs were put up
Please note the gateposts
indicated on the road which would open onto Broad Ing, the common which extended
all the way to Cuddy Hill on Back Lane.
Most of the land would have been fenced
at this point to prevent geese from straying into the settlement around
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