NS6064 : Carpet factory frontage

taken 8 years ago, near to Glasgow, Great Britain

Carpet factory frontage
Carpet factory frontage
In the early 19th century, the owners of this site wanted to build a factory on the Green. The Victorian City Council kept rejecting their design proposals, so they recruited the top architect, William Leiper. The new 'Doges Palace' idea was built in 1891 in polychromatic brick- orange, yellow, blue with turrets and arched and circular buildings.
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 February, 2010
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Carpet factory   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 601 641 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.0347N 4:14.0981W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 602 642
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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