Monday, July 15, 2019

Looking Down On Elland


South Lane climbs out of Elland up towards the top of Blackley, but loses interest in the task and peters out amongst some soulless brick factories. Back in the 1970s, when I took this photo, you could still look down on the power station and Gannex Mill. These days industrial units and new housing developments fill up some of the spaces.

1 comment:

  1. I hope the new industries are cleaner than the old...just look at all those smokestacks!

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