NS3274 : Gourock Ropeworks Building

taken 11 years ago, near to Port Glasgow, Inverclyde, Great Britain

Gourock Ropeworks Building
Gourock Ropeworks Building
Located on Bay Street, known locally simply as "The Mill". Now being converted to flats after thirty years of neglect and debate about its future. Options ranged from hotel and shopping complex to demolition and house building. Thankfully, this historic building has been saved. It started life as a sugar refinery in 1866 and was later converted to a ropeworks. See LinkExternal link for more information and NS3274 : Gourock Ropeworks Building for a view of the opposite side of the building.
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NS3274, 1340 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 12 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 February, 2007
Category
Mill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 325 743 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.9995N 4:40.9180W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 325 744
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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