SO9596 : Bilston Technical School

taken 9 years ago, near to Bilston, Wolverhampton, Great Britain

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Bilston Technical School
Bilston Technical School
The main facade on Mount Pleasant.
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Built in 1896 for the promotion of Science and Art, as shown on the main facade. Now in a sad state of dereliction. A magnificent example of decorative terracotta work. Locally listed but clearly of very uncertain future.

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Date Taken
Tuesday, 14 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 20 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Educational sites  Derelict, Disused 
Former (from Tags)
Technical College 
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Date (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9516 9671 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:34.0916N 2:4.3704W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9519 9671
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Other Tags
Inscription  Pediment  Architectural Detail 

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