Ancoats - General View from Victoria Hall Roof

Title

Ancoats - General View from Victoria Hall Roof

Description

This is a photo of the ancoats region of Manchester from above. It features smokestacks prominently and gives the viewer the sense of the pollution and griminess of the area in this period.

Source

Manchester Art Gallery

Date

1895

Files

VictoriaHallRoof.jpeg

Citation

“Ancoats - General View from Victoria Hall Roof,” Thomas Horsfall, accessed November 19, 2017, http://horsfall.history.lmu.build/items/show/401.