SJ8498 : Brownsfield Mill, Ancoats

taken 10 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Brownsfield Mill, Ancoats
Brownsfield Mill, Ancoats
A well preserved room and power mill built c1825. Timber floors and an integral beam engine house in the main 7 storey block. The mill incorporates a chimney in a stair tower and this is Manchester's oldest surviving mill chimney.
This mill was used by A V Roe, aircraft pioneer who used part of the mill for design and construction of early biplanes and triplanes.
Now being converted, as are many local mills.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 5 March, 2008
Mill (converted)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 848 983 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.9152N 2:13.7675W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 847 982
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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