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Refurbished Merchants Warehouse on the Bridgewater Canal at Castlefield Basin

Refurbished Merchants Warehouse on the Bridgewater Canal at Castlefield Basin

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T2499. After some years of neglect the Castlefield Basin has become a popular area to live in. Many of the warehouses have been converted into apartments or office space. The Rochdale Canal is now once again part of the canal network which allows pleasure craft to travel through Manchester and then on into Yorkshire from Runcorn. This is the Merchants Warehouse, now refurbished and converted into a modern office, still carrying on a commercial role in the centre of Manchester. This building has preserved the link to the past that created the wealth of Manchester then with the commercial wealth in Manchester today.
PublisherTrafford Metropolitan Borough Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Jan Shearsmith
Datecreation - 2002-08-21
TypeDigital images - Digital photographs
Formatdimension.H - 190mm
dimension.W - 126mm
IdentifierGM.386.46.BRI.
SourceTrafford Local Studies Centre
LanguageEN
Relation
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Castlefield, Manchester (O.S. Ref:383100, 397500)
RightsJan Shearsmith
OS383100 397500