TF3243 : Swan House, Boston

near to Boston, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Swan House, Boston
Swan House, Boston
Built in 1877 by Anderson & Co, as a feather processing factory for pillows.
Geese were kept locally on the fens, and their feathers were cleaned and stuffed into pillowcases. The factory was in use until the mid 20th century, it is now converted into flats.
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Julian P Guffogg   (find more nearby)
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Sunday, 25 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Thursday, 29 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Business, Retail, Services 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 3230 4399 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:58.6163N 0:1.8642W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TF 3233 4399
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Former Factory  Flats  Swan Building 

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