SJ8096 : Rank Hovis Mill, Elevator Road

taken 4 years ago, near to Trafford Park, Trafford, Great Britain

Rank Hovis Mill, Elevator Road
Rank Hovis Mill, Elevator Road
Built in 1907, the Rank Hovis Mill is the only flour mill still operating in Trafford Park. In its heyday there were three mills handling wheat imported by sea, particularly from Canada and transported via the Manchester Ship Canal. Today the wheat is brought by road from Liverpool.

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SJ8096, 259 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Monday, 28 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 October, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Suburb, Urban fringe  Industry 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G3 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 802 969 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.1077N 2:17.9840W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 802 968
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Early 20th Century  Early Twentieth Century  Flour Mill  Trafford Park  Rank Hovis MacDougall  RHM  Industrial Estate  Grain Silos 

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