Towngate – 1900 – onwards (4)

TownGate 2004

Title Towngate
Date 2004
Location Guiseley
Photo ID D686B
Comment In 2004 the shop was a media business, in the photograph below we can see the same building many years earlier with Walter Dibb in the doorway of his shop located at the corner of Queensway & Towngate, with him is his daughter Margaret who married Cedric Busfield.
TownGate 2004

D686A – Towngate, 2004.

Towngate – 2004

As above.

TownGate 2005

D703 – Towngate, 2005.

Towngate – 2005

On the left edge is the Woolpack Inn, in the centre is the cross & stocks situated in the Garden of Remembrance, the New Inn is at the right edge.

TownGate 2005

FB118 – Towngate, 2005.

Towngate – 2005

Guiseley Cross with poppy wreaths which would have been placed there during a service on Remembrance Day in the November.
Lands Lane is to the left.

Photographer Joanne Coultas.

TownGate 2005

FB119 – Towngate, 2005.

Towngate – 2005

Situated with Guiseley Cross are the old village stocks.
Moor Lane is on the right.

Photographer Joanne Coultas.

TownGate 2013

FB332 – Towngate, 2013.

Towngate – 2013

A wintry scene at Towngate.

Photographer Edwy Harling.

TownGate 2013

FBA217 – Towngate, 2013.

Towngate – 2013

Towngate Close and the adjacent Towngate House (to the left, not in view) were built on the site of the former Albion Dyeworks.
St. Oswald’s Church is  behind on the left, Queensway is in front of the houses.

Photographer Edwy Harling.

TownGate 2013

E285 – Towngate, 2013.

Towngate – 2013

Towngate – Christmas – 2013

Photographer Edwy Harling.

TownGate 2013

FBA216 – Towngate, 2013.

Towngate – 2013

Towngate House is situated on Queensway, it is an in-patient Rehabilitation and Recovery Centre providing a half-way house for patients with mental health issues.

TownGate 2014

G344 – Towngate, 2014.

Towngate – 2014

The Garden of Remembrance after a large flowering cherry tree had been cut down. Lands Lane is to the left.

Photographer Edwy Harling.

TownGate 2015

U288 – Towngate, 2015.

Towngate – 2015

Denison’s Funeral Services on Towngate, around 1900 it had been a plumbers and hardware business belonging to John Hird. Later it became Jim Taylors shop, then Dexters followed by a carpet stockist and an estate agents.    

Photographer Phil Walker.

TownGate 2015

U339 – Towngate, 2015.

Towngate – 2015

Looking from the end of Queensway, Mulberry Tree shop is at the corner of Towngate , the view looks down Oxford Street then Oxford Road,Lands Lane is on the right.

Donated by Phil Walker.

TownGate 2015

U439 – Towngate, 2015.

Towngate – 2015

Denison’s Funeral Services on Towngate, around 1900 it had been a plumbers and hardware business belonging to John Hird. Later it became Jim Taylors shop, then Dexters followed by a carpet stockist and an estate agents.    

Photographer Phil Walker.

TownGate 2015

U443 – Towngate, 2015.

Towngate – 2015

Towngate seen from the Green, to the left is the New Inn.

Donated by Phil Walker.

TownGate 2016

C853 – Towngate, 2016.

Towngate – 2016

Properties built on the site of Albion Mill seen from the tower of St. Oswald’s Church. The houses are addressed as Towngate Close, the row on the left fronts onto Queensway, the large building at a right angle to the houses is Towngate House, a medical facility.

Photographer Stuart Andrew MP.

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Consolidated by Elaine Ellwood. 24 February 2022.
Last updated: 26 February 2022.

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