SJ8198 : Thorn Court

taken 11 months ago, 3 km from Rusholme, Manchester, Great Britain

Thorn Court
Thorn Court
Thorn Court was completed in 1969 with 23 storeys, 66m tall and housing 178 flats.

See how it looked in 2009 SJ8198 : Salford Skyscrapers.

The tower along with neighbouring Spruce Court SJ8198 : Spruce Court underwent extensive renovations a few years ago LinkExternal link Following the tragedy at Grenfell Tower in London the cladding on the tower was tested and failed initial fire tests. Work has now begun on removing the cladding. LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 4 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 5 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings 
Building Material (from Tags)
Aluminium Cladding 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8164 9884 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.1571N 2:16.6894W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8172 9885
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Tower Blocks  High Rise Flats  Salford  Cladding  Cladding Panels 

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