SJ8198 : The Peel Building, University of Salford

taken 5 years ago, 3 km from Rusholme, Manchester, Great Britain

The Peel Building, University of Salford
The Peel Building, University of Salford
Designed by the architect Henry Lord and built in 1896, this was originally the Salford Royal Technical Institute which later became Royal Technical College, Salford (in 1921) and the Royal College of Advanced Technology (in 1956) which became the basis of the University of Salford which received its Royal Charter in 1967.

Along the way this building was renamed the Peel Building. Today it is home to the School of Environment & Life Sciences. It is a Grade II listed building (English Heritage ID:471601 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings)

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SJ8198, 120 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 19 March, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 March, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Educational sites  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8196 9870 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.0822N 2:16.3996W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8197 9866
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Nineteenth Century  19th Century  Victorian  Technical College  Red Brick  Terracotta  English Heritage  Grade II  Listed Building 

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