SJ8497 : Former UMIST building, Whitworth Street, Manchester

taken 7 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Former UMIST building, Whitworth Street, Manchester
Former UMIST building, Whitworth Street, Manchester
Elephantine extension to the former Municipal School of Technology, started in 1927 but not finished until 1957, by which time it was a "gross anachronism" (Pevsner). By Bradshaw Gass & Hope. Of red brick and yellow terracotta, H-shaped, the cross-bar carried up beyond the rest.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 22 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Educational sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8454 9777 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.5856N 2:14.0640W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8458 9787
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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