EPW027825 ENGLAND (1929). The Bridgewater Canal, the Bridgewater Chemical Works and Courtaulds Ltd Textilose Works, Trafford Park, 1929

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Title [EPW027825] The Bridgewater Canal, the Bridgewater Chemical Works and Courtaulds Ltd Textilose Works, Trafford Park, 1929
Reference EPW027825
Date June-1929
Link
Place name TRAFFORD PARK
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 378789, 396167
Longitude / Latitude -2.3195102238965, 53.461568083086
National Grid Reference SJ788962

Pins

Higgin Lane, led to the hand operated swing bridge over the Bridgewater Canal giving access to Trafford Parklands.

Stretfordian
Saturday 23rd of January 2016 12:52:57 AM
Textilose Carpets

Stretfordian
Saturday 23rd of January 2016 12:47:57 AM
This became Barton Dock rd

Rick
Thursday 7th of January 2016 02:01:59 PM
This is actually a remainder of Higgin Lane,later to be called Barton Rd and Barton Dock Rd joined to it at the junction with Mosely Rd.

Stretfordian
Saturday 23rd of January 2016 01:02:24 AM

User Comment Contributions

The Courtaulds Trafford Park site was for the manufacture of sulphuric acid, a vital product in the manufacture of viscose fibres, the main business of Courtaulds.

Triggy
Monday 10th of February 2014 06:42:02 PM