Brunner Mond Soda Ash Works (Tata Chemicals) Northwich, UK. 

The production of Soda Ash began on this site in the late 1800s, with the buildings being updated and extended as more technologies become available. In 1926, Brunner Monds become part of the ICL and stayed part of the industrial chemical manufacturing giant until 1991 when the bought back the rights and become a standalone… Continue reading Brunner Mond Soda Ash Works (Tata Chemicals) Northwich, UK. 

The Mill Hotel, Croston, Preston, UK. 

The Mil Hotel is situated in what was Gradwell Farm, in the parish of Ulnes Walton. It was name after a Nowegian Seafarer who ventured up the River Ribble and eventually into the River Lostock. Gradwell’s was used as a Catholic Seminary for Jesuit Priests during the reformation. The students here would work on the… Continue reading The Mill Hotel, Croston, Preston, UK. 

North Wales Hospital – Denbigh Asylum, Wales, UK. 

Denbigh Asylum was designed by architect Thomas Fulljames to accommodate between 60 and 200 patients. The hospital originally had its own farm and gasworks. Planned for closure during the 1960s, it was closed in sections from 1991 to 1995. In November 2008, during work to renovate the building site and covert it to apartments and… Continue reading North Wales Hospital – Denbigh Asylum, Wales, UK.