SJ7074 : Site of Associated Octel chemical works

taken 12 years ago, near to Broken Cross, Cheshire, Great Britain

Site of Associated Octel chemical works
Site of Associated Octel chemical works
The Chemical Works on this site used to produce the anti-knock additive (Based on lead) which was added to petrol. It was distributed from this site by rail to the UK refineries,and to Liverpool for export overseas. But then along came unleaded petrol hence no more chemical works!!
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SJ7074, 6 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 23 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 23 April, 2006
Category
Industrial site (derelict)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 704 746 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.0536N 2:26.7156W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 70501 74754
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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