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 Local History hosted on this site

Local History hosted locally



We welcome articles, photographs, sounds and video files, links to other websites, information and suggestions that enhance (or correct) the information published in these Oakwood History pages

Please respect copyright and ensure we can quote the owner’s permission to publish

Of course you may just want to discover more about our wider environment, or enjoy exploring a personal interest perhaps finding out about your family history

We have assembled below a list of sources you may find useful and hope you enjoy researching history as much as we do

Who, what, where, when and why?

Photograph, unknown date and location, courtesy of

The National Tramway Museum

Crich Tramway Village near Matlock

Derbyshire, DE4 5DP

where you can ride on a restored Oakwood Tram

Friends of Roundhay Park - Newsletter Archive

Local History sources elsewhere

My Methodist History Oakwood and District Historical Society - ODHS Oakwood Clock Rescue and Refurbishment Campaign Time Will Tell - Oral History project Walk Around The Clock - Heritage Trail Love Oakwood - OTRA Nostalgia - Spoken History Group History of Oakwood Church History of Roundhay Methodist History of Roundhay St John Barwick-in-Elmet Historical Society Time Geography People Goodalls Illustrated Royal Handbook to Roundhay Park 1872 More Oakwood History


Sharon Donaldson



National Library of Scotland - Map Images Old Maps Online BBC History The Leeds Library Leeds City Council - Local and family history services West Yorkshire Archive Service The Thoresby Society Leodis - Photographic Archive of Leeds Leeds History of Medicine Trail [PDF] Leeds Industrial History Trail [PDF] Leeds Owl Trail Leeds Theatre Heritage Trail [PDF] Leeds Waterfront Walk [PDF]