SJ5184 : Widnes, ThermPhos Factory

taken 9 years ago, near to Widnes, Halton, Great Britain

Widnes, ThermPhos Factory
Widnes, ThermPhos Factory
Looking, from the towpath of the Sankey Canal, towards the ThermPhos factory at Widnes. The factory, formerly Albright & Wilson and then Rhodia is one of the few remaining chemicals factories in an area that was once dominated by the chemical industry but a recent article LinkExternal link in the Runcorn and Widnes World suggests that it may soon close.
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 April, 2013   (more nearby)
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Monday, 29 April, 2013
Geographical Context
Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 5160 8482 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:21.4818N 2:43.7206W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 5154 8468
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Chemicals Manufacturing  Chemical Works  Factory  Chimneys  Chemicals Factory  Chemical Plant  Chemical Industry 

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