TA0721 : Down Hall

taken 12 years ago, near to Barrow Upon Humber, North Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Down Hall
Down Hall
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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Date Taken
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
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 074 218
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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