What & Where?

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Jogon
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Postby Jogon » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 12:46 am

In 'town', first floor (above street level).
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Postby chameleon » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 12:49 am

Bridge Street.
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Postby Caron » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 12:57 am

Don't know. What's Church Army? (Salvation Army?)
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Postby biofichompinc » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 6:07 pm

Junction of Crown Point Road and the Calls. Palace side of Crown Point Bridge. Google Maps says the building is called Saxton House - wasn't aware of that.

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Postby biofichompinc » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 6:24 pm

Left out the What.Saxton House is now flats, surprise surprise.For Church Army, just see the Wikipedia page. It's all on there.
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Postby Leodian » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 6:43 pm

I knew where this was taken so it seemed unfair to join in. See this thread http://www.secretleeds.co.uk/forum/Mess ... eadID=3335 that has a photo of the site that I took on August 19 2011 and the interesting replies to my query. PS. Sorry for the very large size of the photo with that thread. Since posting it I've had the software to reduce the size of a photo.     
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Postby Caron » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 9:02 pm

Thank you, Leodian
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Postby Jogon » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 9:09 pm

salt 'n pepper wrote: Junction of Crown Point Road and the Calls. Palace side of Crown Point Bridge. Google Maps says the building is called Saxton House - wasn't aware of that. Correct, passed it and seen it for years, thought I'd pop it up here for explan.Also put this up cos I thought the "Horses Head" across the Calls would be too obvious (see pic) EditLeo -ta !Ref picture size - I found that system said I had too many pixies until Buffalo told me about the microsoft snipping tool. It is on most machines and you just crop it over your pics and it loads just fine.
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Postby Cardiarms » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 10:58 pm

Used to be place for rough sleepers into the late 60's I think. Was David Oluwale's last known sleeping place before he ended up in the river.
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Postby Cardiarms » Sat 28 Apr, 2012 11:03 pm

Just spotted other thread.





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