Dixon's Chimney, Carlisle

  • Description

    "Reputed to be the tallest building in Europe when it was built in 1836 to serve Shaddon Mill, Dixon’s Chimney was named after its builder and was originally 93m (305 feet) tall. It was shortened to 88m (290 feet) in 1950. The chimney is an Ordnance Survey Intersected Station trig point." Photo by Adrian Taylor, 2018.
  • Owner

    Adrian Taylor
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/7403784
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 weeks ago
    Viewed: 23 times
    Picture Taken: 2018-04-05
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