SD9413 : 'Banks', near Tunshill, Milnrow, Lancashire

taken 68 years ago, near to Milnrow, Rochdale, Great Britain

'Banks', near Tunshill, Milnrow, Lancashire
'Banks', near Tunshill, Milnrow, Lancashire
These cottages, which were obviously once occupied by hand-loom weavers, stood alongside the rough and stony track leading from Tunshill to Rakewood. The right-hand pair were demolished very soon after this photograph was taken. The other two lasted a few more years, but all were long gone before the M62 motorway came scorching its way through to obliterate the site completely in 1968 The above is almost certainly the only existent photograph of the cottages.
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Date Taken
11 September 1949   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 5 January, 2007
Category
Cottages   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9436 1337 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:37.0106N 2:5.2039W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9441 1337
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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