Hollings Domestic and Trades College, Manchester: facade detail

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RIBApix ref no RIBA80334
Architect/DesignerHowitt, Leonard C.
Artist/PhotographerKay, Ken
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1960
Image Date2010
StyleModern Movement
MediumDigital image
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Ken Kay / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This building's visible construction of sloping concrete piers looping over the top as parabolic arches led to it being known locally as the toast rack.The college became part of the University of Manchester, Fallowfield Campus in 1992.

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