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Leeds Case Study

  1. 1. Leeds Case Study
  2. 6. Why did Leeds grow? <ul><li>18 th Century Industrial Revolution
  3. 7. Textiles trade – Pasture land and soft water
  4. 8. Navigable rive to Goole and Hull
  5. 9. Coal fields to the south </li></ul>
  6. 10. Where did things happen?
  7. 11. <ul>Centre mainly trade and poor quality housing changing gradually over time as commerce and admin become more important and industry declines </ul>
  8. 18. <ul>Middle class migrate towards clean air areas expansion (Suburbanisation) i.e. Chapel Town </ul>
  9. 22. Poor quality worker housing near to canal, river and factories – Kirkstall, Burley and Beeston
  10. 25. Suburbanisation and urban decay!
  11. 28. Urban decay <ul><li>Derelict land, vacant blocks, graffiti etc.
  12. 29. The reflection of a lack of demand for inner city land which has various causes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Traffic
  13. 30. Poor quailty buildings
  14. 31. Expensive land
  15. 32. Space </li></ul></ul>

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