SJ8498 : City Buildings, Corporation Street, Manchester

taken 7 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

City Buildings, Corporation Street, Manchester
City Buildings, Corporation Street, Manchester
Slightly forlorn former warehouse (later shops and offices), built c1870, with copious amounts of greenery sprouting from the top like an unruly haircut. The "stone finial in the form of an occulus" (at the top) is an unusual feature. Grade II listed.
NOMA is a four-million-square-feet mixed-use development formulated by the Co-operative Group. I imagine this building will be spruced up rather than demolished, but one never knows.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 9 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8406 9883 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.1564N 2:14.5012W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8407 9881
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Listed Building  Victorian Architecture 

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