SJ8598 : Chips, New Islington

taken 6 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Chips, New Islington
Chips, New Islington
Love it or hate it, the Chips building at the New Islington inner city regeneration area in Manchester is certainly eye-catching.

Designed by Will Alsop, Chips (LinkExternal link ) is promoted by developers Urban Splash as “one of the area's most significant buildings”. The ground floor is commercial space, whilst the floors above contain 142 residential apartments. The building is surrounded by canals on three sides and canals are highlighted by the names emblazoned on the side.

LinkExternal link Chips ... the hottest place in town (The Guardian/Observer)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 1 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 9 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8546 9835 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.9000N 2:13.2340W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8538 9836
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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