SO8932 : Domestic textile production -Tewkesbury

taken 7 years ago, near to Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Domestic textile production -Tewkesbury
Domestic textile production -Tewkesbury
This building in St Mary's Lane shows first floor workshops, with large windows, that were used for framework knitting. Tewkesbury is a former textile production centre for hosiery and lace. This was a case of 'shoot first' and ask questions of the book later - The Textile Industry of South-West England, Palmer & Neaverson, 2005.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Thursday, 19 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 8905 3256 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:59.4828N 2:9.6527W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 8907 3257
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Textile Production  Textile Industry  Hosiery  Framework Knitting 

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