SE1338 : Shipley College Mill Building, Saltaire

taken 4 years ago, near to Saltaire, Bradford, Great Britain

Shipley College Mill Building, Saltaire
Shipley College Mill Building, Saltaire
Looking west from Salts Mill, the building opposite is the former mill dining room, now occupied and used by Shipley College. Like the other major buildings in the village, It was built ca1853 in Italianate style for Titus Salt by local architects Henry Lockwood and Richard Mawson. It is a grade II listed building (English Heritage Building ID: 337558 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings).

Also in the picture is SE1338 : Saltaire Railway Station, to the left, and SE1338 : Saltaire United Reformed (Congregational) Church, behind the mill building.
Saltaire Village, World Heritage Site :: SE1337
Saltaire is a Victorian model village on the outskirts of Bradford, by the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal The village takes its name from Titus Salt, a Victorian textile magnate and philanthropist who built a mill and a village to house his workers.

In December 2001, Saltaire was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO (LinkExternal link for a site plan of Saltaire showing the overall layout and the boundaries of the UNESCO World Heritage Site). The vast majority of buildings in the village have been individually designated as listed buildings by English Heritage.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 March, 2015   (more nearby)
Saturday, 28 March, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites  Railways  Industry 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 139 380 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:50.3164N 1:47.3878W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 139 380
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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