SE1337 : Albert Road, Saltaire

taken 7 years ago, near to Saltaire, Bradford, Great Britain

Albert Road, Saltaire
Albert Road, Saltaire
The houses here have small front gardens, indicating that they were built for the 'overlookers', or mill foremen. The model village was laid out on a grid pattern to make maximum use of the land available. Further along Albert Road, the houses become semi-detached, indicating that they were for the mill's executives, teachers and the church minister. They would have had fine views over the open countryside to the west.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 2 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 16 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Public buildings and spaces 
Person (from Tags)
Sir Titus Salt 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1367 3790 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:50.2306N 1:47.6252W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 13682 37971
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Model Village  World Heritage Site 

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