Views of Valley Parade in the 1960s

Aerial Photograph from 1966. (Burlington Terrace properties demolished shortly after.)1966 valley parade

Floodlights were installed in 1961 and these images were taken from atop shortly after installation and the roofing of the Bradford End in the same year.view from floodlights 1960s x2view from floodlights 1960s x3view from floodlights

Image dating from 1959-60. Note the telegraph pole floodlight installation.VP 1960

Image believed to be 1963VP 1963

Midland Road c1962




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Other archive images of Valley Parade from these links:

The development of Valley Parade, 1886-1908 – includes a history of the early development of the ground.

Valley Parade photos from the 1970s

Valley Parade photos from the 1980s

Photos of the rebuilding of Valley Parade in 1986 – Part 1

Valley Parade photos from the 1990s

Valley Parade of today (photos taken by myself at the Stephen Darby Testimonial July, 2019)

More photos of today’s Valley Parade (photos taken by myself at the Salford City fixture in December, 2019)

Valley Parade and the Bradford landscape

Other galleries to follow with links updated from here.

John Dewhirst

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