SJ9399 : Barratt's Dean Street Works

taken 4 years ago, near to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, Great Britain

Barratt's Dean Street Works
Barratt's Dean Street Works
R. A. Barrett & Co. was started in the 1860s when Adam Barrett set up shop on the corner of Brook Street and Welbeck Street in Ashton-under-Lyne. Alongside general provisions Barrett sold ginger beer which he made at the back of shop.

It wasn't long before he was renowned for his ginger beer and in 1873 his son Richard established a small ginger beer factory on Berkeley Street. In 1894 they moved into these premises on Dean Street SJ9399 : R.A. Barratt & Co. AD 1894 producing other soft drinks and mineral waters until the company closed in February 1977.

The premises are currently being used by a glaziers.
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Date Taken
Friday, 25 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Friday, 8 April, 2016
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
Former (from Tags)
Soft Drinks Factory 
Date (from Tags)
1873  1894  1977 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9336 9918 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.3573N 2:6.0925W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9337 9917
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Glazing Business 

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