epw025457 ENGLAND (1928). The Saxon Portland Cement Works alongside the Atlas Concrete Works, Cambridge, 1928. This image has been produced from a copy-negative.

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Title [EPW025457] The Saxon Portland Cement Works alongside the Atlas Concrete Works, Cambridge, 1928. This image has been produced from a copy-negative.
Reference EPW025457
Date 14-November-1928
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Place name CAMBRIDGE
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 547673, 257815
Longitude / Latitude 0.16098028260257, 52.198358122641
National Grid Reference TL477578

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User Comment Contributions

The plant closed down for clinker manufacture the previous year, but was still grinding clinker from Norman. A good plan of this historically significant plant is on my website. Try http://www.cementkilns.co.uk/cemkilndoc026.html !!

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