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Postby Leodian » Mon 19 Mar, 2012 9:31 pm

I took this photo today of this nice feature on a building in the centre of Leeds. I assume the top year is 1859 as 1589 seems very unlikely! The bottom year will then be 1900.
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Postby Jogon » Mon 19 Mar, 2012 10:19 pm

The old Yorkshire Penny Bank pointy corner of Kirkgate


Signage just visible under spotlights.
Do I get a medal Leo?
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Postby Leodian » Mon 19 Mar, 2012 11:25 pm

Jogon wrote:
The old Yorkshire Penny Bank pointy corner of Kirkgate


Signage just visible under spotlights.
Do I get a medal Leo?


I like your "pointy corner" description Jogon. Regular Smiley Sorry but no medal though you can give Max an extra stroke for me when you next see him/her (that will get those wondering who don't know what I am talking about!). That photo shows the Yorkshire Penny Bank name, so is much better quality than any I took as I cannot see that name on them nor did I spot it when I took the photos today!

I have put a photo taken today (March 19 2012) of that "pointy junction". Incidentally, I looked at the demolition site that was the White Cloth Hall on the other side of Kirkgate but nothing seems to have changed since I last looked months ago, at least from what I could see.        
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Postby Jogon » Tue 20 Mar, 2012 9:33 am

The photo is just taken from http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2738522
I'd been looking at Kirkgate on there that morning and recognised the shield/date.

I've bought some 'treats' for Max, visiting this aft. Will try and photo the concrete well-head.

Last time I went I felt cheated! Max was on the lap of a couple in the turf-roofed summerhouse top of demo gardens Dissapointed.    


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