SE2933 : The Three Towers

taken 7 months ago, near to Leeds, Great Britain

The Three Towers
The Three Towers
Features of Tower Works, Globe road. The works produced pins for wool and flax carding and combing.

Left: Tall square brick chimney stack with dentilated eaves, 1919-20.

Centre: "Giotto Tower" dust extraction chimney, 1899, restored 1989. Polychrome and moulded brick, Burmantofts tiles. Square in section with octagonal corner shafts, 4 stages defined by moulded brick strings. Blind 'belfry' with 3 panels of gilded tiled panels. Grade II*.

Right: "Verona Tower" boiler house chimney 1864, restored 1989. Square plan, bracketed cornice, 3-light arched 'belfry' stage, deep bracketed cornice, octagonal top stage, round-arched arcaded panels with bracketed sills. Grade II*.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Sunday, 20 August, 2017
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 2962 3300 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:47.5485N 1:33.1113W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 2969 3302
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Chimneys  Grade II(star) Listed Structure 

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