SD7207 : Beehive Mill, Bolton

taken 7 years ago, near to Farnworth, Bolton, Great Britain

Beehive Mill, Bolton
Beehive Mill, Bolton
Two large cotton spinning mills. No. 1 on the right was built in 1895 and retains its engine house while No. 2 on the left was built in 1902 and retains a severely truncated chimney with a modern stack up its centre. Now used as a distribution centre. In their day these were the largest spinning mills in the world.
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SD7207, 33 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7267 0733 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:33.7121N 2:24.8446W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7286 0729
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Spinning Mills  Distribution Centre  Engine House  Chimney  Bolton  Beehive  Mill 

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