TA0721 : Down Hall

taken 10 years ago, near to Barrow Upon Humber, North Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Down Hall
Down Hall, taken 10 years ago
Pevsner says of this building "Prominent at the N end of the village is DOWN HALL, built as a combined house and basket factory in 1877, a towering block in red, yellow and patterned brick. It had a turret for a view of the Humber. The basket-making took place in the top floor and attic, with the house below." I was told that the roof railings mark where the proprietor kept watch on the workers cutting Osiers to ensure there was no slacking!
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Thursday, 28 September, 2006   (more nearby)
Thursday, 28 September, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 074 218 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:40.8979N 0:22.5232W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TA 074 218
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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