SJ9893 : Dye vats

taken 13 years ago, near to Broadbottom, Tameside, Great Britain

Dye vats
Dye vats
This is the remains of Hodge print works which was built at around 1800. Cloth was bleached white then dyed in the vats behind this large wall. The waste water, dye and bleach would have run into the river Etherow behind the view point.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 27 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 28 December, 2005
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 988 935 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.2965N 2:1.1718W
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