SJ8398 : 73-79 King Street, Manchester

taken 7 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

73-79 King Street, Manchester
73-79 King Street, Manchester
Built as Norwich Union House. According to Manchester Metropolitan University's Visual Resources it was designed by T.P. Bennett & Son, 1959-60. In 2004-05, its clean lines were swept away in a much feted remodelling which also added two floors. As is de rigueur these days, it has also been given a pompous new name: the Pinnacle.
The ground floor is occupied by a branch of soulless pub chain, All Bar One.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 12 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8399 9827 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8543N 2:14.5628W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8401 9825
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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1950s-1970s Architecture  Post-1980s Architecture 

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