SJ8497 : Staff House, Sackville Street, Manchester

taken 7 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Staff House, Sackville Street, Manchester
Staff House, Sackville Street, Manchester
With an "uncompromising frame of big squares and four storeys". By Thomas Worthington, 1960, and extended in 1968. Built for the University of Manchester Institute for Science and Technology and now used as a conference centre.
In front is a stone monument (roughly central) unveiled in 2004 to "commemorate 180 years of educational excellence at UMIST". It was unveiled less than a month before UMIST merged with the University of Manchester.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 28 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Educational sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8464 9758 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.4833N 2:13.9731W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8461 9762
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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1950s-1970s Architecture 

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