SJ8497 : New Union Hotel

near to Manchester, Great Britain

New Union Hotel
New Union Hotel
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"Situated on the corner of Canal Street & Princess Street, in Manchester's Gay Village, the New Union is a friendly mixed bar. The Union Hotel was built in 1865 & the name refers to the union of countries in the Commonwealth at that time. The building's stained glass windows depict those countries including Canada, New Zealand, Australia, India & New Foundland. It has been a gay venue for as long as anyone can remember & in the 50s the owner went to prison for running a public house of ill repute. The name was changed to the New Union in the 70s & the pub was extended in the mid 90s to cater for the increasing number of visitors to the Gay Village. The current owners took the reigns in 2004."
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2012
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 3 October, 2012   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 9 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
Date (from Tags)
1865  2004 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8427 9774 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.5690N 2:14.3080W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8428 9773
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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