NorthWest Exploration Forum

NorthWest Exploration Forum (
-   High Places (
-   -   ARCHIVE - Grain Silo - Warrington (

tarboat 08-09-2008 10:12

ARCHIVE - Grain Silo - Warrington
As someone who really doesn't like heights this was a case of taking a deep breath and not looking down too much whilst climbing up. It was worth the effort and the views were interesting. Although the mill was abandoned in 1987 or thereabouts, the end silo has been retained and is now used to house a range of telecommunications masts.
The approach
The mill as it was in 1963
Looking down the internal hoist well
Comms equipment
Ineos Silicas' plant
Looking downriver
Transporter bridge

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 15:00.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
2008-2015. Photographs and text are copyright and the property of the poster unless otherwise stated, and should not be used without express written permission.
Any opinions stated by users of this forum are NOT those of the site owners, each poster takes FULL responsibility for their own posts.