Royal Visit 1949

 

These photographs were taken in 1949 when Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh passed through Elland. As you can see, a significant crowd turned out to wave them on their way as the Princess's motor car drove along Huddersfield Road past the Town Hall Cinema and the Salvation Army Citadel.

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Do you remember the event?

 

Do you recognise anyone in the crowd?

 

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