SJ8498 : Atlas House and Ship Canal House, King Street, Manchester

taken 5 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Atlas House and Ship Canal House, King Street, Manchester
Atlas House and Ship Canal House, King Street, Manchester
A Portland stone behemoth actually composed of two buildings. The nearer section, Atlas, is by Michael Waterhouse (Alfred's grandson), 1929, the further, with coupled columns at the top, by Harry S. Fairhurst, 1924-27. Neptune crowns the edifice brandishing a trident. Both grade II listed.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 16 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 7 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8402 9824 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8382N 2:14.5355W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8404 9826
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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