SJ8096 : Trafford Park, Rank Hovis Mill

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

Trafford Park, Rank Hovis Mill
Trafford Park, Rank Hovis Mill
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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Date Taken
Monday, 28 September, 2015   (more nearby)
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 8013 9699 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.1560N 2:18.0477W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8005 9701
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Other Tags
Early 20th Century  Flour Mill  Early Twentieth Century  Rank Hovis MacDougall  RHM  Trafford Park  Industrial Estate 

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