SJ8993 : Houldsworth Square, Reddish

taken 12 years ago, near to Reddish, Stockport, Great Britain

Houldsworth Square, Reddish
Houldsworth Square, Reddish
Reddish is typical of many villages transformed by the industrial revolution.
The square is named after Sir William Henry Houldsworth who at the young age of thirty
built a huge double ended cotton spinning mill beside the nearby
Stockport Branch of the Ashton Canal.LinkExternal link
The clock in the photograph is dedicated with gratitude
to the memory of Sir Henry by people of Reddish.
In the background the spire of St. Elisabeth's church peers over the roof of the
Houldsworth Working Men's Club.Link
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SJ8993, 108 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 29 April, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 29 April, 2009
Category
Village square   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 89456 93429 [1m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.2519N 2:9.6111W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8947 9342
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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