Aireborough Historical Society

High Street, Band 1957

Yeadon Band

Title
Yeadon Band
Date 1957
Location Yeadon
Photo ID
G084
Comment
High Street, Yeadon.
This photograph was taken after 1955, on the left is Queen Street United Methodist Chapel, the noticeboard has details of the amalgamation with the Chapel Hill Wesleyan Methodist Chapel which was in July 1955.
Next to the chapel is the Clothiers Arms, then the entrance to Queen Street can be seen.
The High Street is lined with people watching Yeadon Band marching in front of the coaches which had taken the elderly of Yeadon on their annual trip to the seaside organised by Yeadon Charities.
It was and still is the custom that the Band welcome them home.
On the right edge is Albert Mill.

 

 

whitechickengeorge1
whitechickengeorge1
My dad and I would be in this foto impossible to detect tho I remember marching up the main street from the Town hall mr willie waite playing Bflat BASS front right of pix
25 June 2013
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