Lower Kirkgate in the early 1960s. Photograph courtesy of the Wakefield Express.

Little Westgate seen from Northgate in 1961. Photograph courtesy of the Wakefield Express.
A view across Wakefield from the top of a new block of flats. Photograph courtesy of the W…
The back of buildings on Kirkgate. Photograph courtesy of the Wakefield Express.
Busy traffic junction at Kingswell's Corner. Photograph courtesy of the Wakefield Express.