Factory for Tubewrights Limited, Kirkby Estate, Liverpool: the roof steelwork to the main shop, under construction

RIBApix ref no RIBA87097
CountryUK: England
CityLiverpool
Subject Date1954
Image Date1953
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP278/136
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This factory was an all welded tubular-steel frame construction, the second largest of its type and the first to be wholly fabricated on site. The purpose of the factory was to manufacture tubular steel structures for a wide variety of uses both at home and abroad.

Subject tags

steel, factories, steelworks, construction sites