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LEEDS NEW DOCK - REVITALISED STYLE BUILT IN 1843, LOCATED ON THE RIVERS AIRE & CALDER NAVIGATION, LEEDS DOCK WAS ONCE A VAST NERVE CENTRE THAT PROVIDED A VITAL CROSS PENNINE LINK FROM LIVERPOOL TO THE NORTH SEA. BUSY OFFLOADING COAL & GOODS FROM THE BARGES THAT PLIED THEIR TRADE ACROSS THE LEEDS-LIVERPOOL CANAL WITH MANY A BALE OF CLOTH FROM THE MILLS OF WEST YORKSHIRE FINDING THEIR WAY TO THE THOUSANDS OF GARMENT FACTORIES IN LEEDS. THE ADVENT OF RAIL & ROAD SAW THE DECLINE OF LEEDS DOCK WHICH EVENTUALLY CLOSED IN 1990. NOW KNOWN AS NEW DOCK AFTER A £250M REDEVELOPMENT & HOME TO THE WORLD CLASS ROYAL ARMOURIES MUSEUM IT IS A VIBRANT MIX OF OFFICE, RETAIL, ART GALLERIES, RESTAURANTS & CAFES AS WELL AS A LARGE RESIDENTIAL POPULATION IN WATERSIDE APARTMENTS. A FITTING PLACE TO SHOWCASE THE REVITALISED STYLES OF ESSENTIALS COLLECTION.

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