Aireborough Historical Society

Leafield Mill Demolition 1983


Leafield Mill
Title
Leafield Mill Demolition
Date 1983
Location Yeadon
Photo ID
FB136     Donated by Dennis Court
E493 + E494 + E495 & E496     Donated by Joyce Banks
Comment
1: Demolition of the mill chimney is taking place.
This is looking through the gap in the houses onto Whackhouse Lane.   
 
2: 3: Only the entrance to James Ives' Leafield Mill remains in these forlorn images.
 
4: 5: Views of Leafield Mill when demolition had begun.
 
 
 
S324

December 1983: Leafield Mil chimney prior to demolition, it stands amongst the ruins of the mill. 

Donated by Steve Large

S325
S326 View from Kirk Lane with hoarding for Tay Homes, the company built an estate on the mill site.
S327
S360

16th December 1983: The demolition of Leafield Mill chimney, the photographer has caught the chimney on camera as it fell.

Donated by Steve Large

S361
S362
S363
S453

16th December 1983: Donated by Steve Large

S454
S455
S456
T315

1983: Demolition of the mill which stood on Kirk Lane, housing is now on the site (May 2016).




 

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