SP3378 : Car park and campus

taken 9 years ago, near to Coventry, Great Britain

Car park and campus
Car park and campus
In the middle distance, diggers are clearing the ground after demolition of the Sir Frank Whittle building (formerly C Block) of Coventry University. The building was constructed for the Lanchester College of Technology in the 1960s and housed the engineering department workshops. During demolition in February 2009 a wartime shell was discovered, requiring temporary evacuation of the immediate area (the shell was later declared non-live).
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SP3378, 940 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 27 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 28 February, 2009
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Educational sites  Construction, Development 
Category
Demolition site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 3376 7894 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:24.4458N 1:30.3093W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 3376 7888
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