SJ8497 : National Computing Centre, Oxford Road, Manchester

taken 7 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

National Computing Centre, Oxford Road, Manchester
National Computing Centre, Oxford Road, Manchester
Striking with its cantilevered top storey, all clad in white concrete and white tiles. The street-level alterations, c2000, to incorporate shops are described by Pevsner as "unfortunate". By Cruickshank & Seward, 1964. They had a penchant for white concrete.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 11 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Educational sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8427 9728 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.3209N 2:14.3066W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8425 9725
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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1950s-1970s Architecture 

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