SH4862 : Former engineering works - Caernarfon

taken 5 years ago, near to Caernarfon, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Former engineering works - Caernarfon
Former engineering works - Caernarfon
This is an early foundry and pattern shop from the Union iron works of Thomas and De Winton. There is then a cleared space before coming to the erecting shop and office block (out of view to the right). The works engaged in a wide range of engineering but is well known for its vertical boiler industrial locomotives that were used in local slate quarries.
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Date Taken
Monday, 22 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 20 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Industry 
Former (from Tags)
Engineering Works 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 4814 6240 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:8.2233N 4:16.2953W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 4813 6242
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Union Iron Works  De Winton  Industrial Locomotives  Caernarfon 

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