wpw044815 WALES (1934). View of the British Mannesmann Tube Co., Landore, Swansea, oblique aerial view. 5"x4" black and white glass plate negative.

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Title [WPW044815] View of the British Mannesmann Tube Co., Landore, Swansea, oblique aerial view. 5"x4" black and white glass plate negative.
Reference WPW044815
Date 1934
Link Coflein Archive Item 6369812
Place name
Parish
District
Country WALES
Easting / Northing 266790, 196070
Longitude / Latitude -3.9255749743107, 51.64715875184
National Grid Reference SS668961

Pins

Gas Holder, site still visible adjacent to St Davids Road near roundabout Valley Way.

Harvey
Thursday 19th of March 2015 06:58:22 PM
Now the route of Nantong Way Llansamlet

Harvey
Thursday 19th of March 2015 06:52:47 PM
Dyffryn Steelworks

Harvey
Thursday 19th of March 2015 06:47:04 PM
Railway now a road.

Maurice
Friday 4th of January 2013 04:15:45 PM
A collection of mostly long wagons - bogie bolsters and tube wagons (one GW) awaiting their next load from the tube works.

Maurice
Friday 4th of January 2013 04:06:38 PM
LMS tube wagon. Longer than the average to accommodate its designed load.

Maurice
Friday 4th of January 2013 04:04:45 PM
This is now the Weighbridge referral veterinary centre, Kemys Way, Llansamlet - A hint at its past use or just a metaphor for the tough pet based decisions often taken there? I'm afraid I can't tell you! https://maps.google.co.uk/?ll=51.658937,-3.912285&spn=0.000283,0.000517&t=h&z=21&layer=c&cbll=51.658937,-3.912413&panoid=KPN6iVjuf14P7BWIKbFi1A&cbp=12,316.48,,0,-0.78

quat-fro
Tuesday 14th of August 2012 11:24:50 PM

User Comment Contributions

Tube works now appears a Royal Mail - Mail Centre.

Maurice
Friday 4th of January 2013 04:17:00 PM
What a dramatic image!

Class31
Wednesday 2nd of January 2013 02:57:57 PM