SJ8497 : Former BBC, Oxford Road, Manchester

taken 7 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Former BBC, Oxford Road, Manchester
Former BBC, Oxford Road, Manchester
Pevsner is dismissive: "dull". By the BBC's chief architect, R.A. Sparks, c1975.I doubt that post still exists. It looks like long bands of ribbed white concrete and strip windows.
It closed in 2011 when the BBC relocated to Salford Quays.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 11 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8420 9740 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.3855N 2:14.3703W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8415 9744
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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1950s-1970s Architecture 

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