1. Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections plus a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. Creating an account removes some ads, allows you to post replies, start new topics and threads, and gives you access to more features including bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - McKechnie Brass Ltd - Aldridge - March 2014

Discussion in 'Industrial Sites' started by Speed, Apr 2, 2014.

  1. Speed

    Speed Got Epic?
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Nov 15, 2005
    Messages:
    2,698
    Likes Received:
    2,031
    Visited with Clebby, and with thanks to Dave and Joe who are as ever responsible for the original lead!

    My photos dont really do the place justice. We managed only half an hour inside before they caught up with us. However being essentially one large building covered by a whole array of CCTV and 3-4 guards i didn't think we would get to see as much as we did so i cant complain! Hopefully more will come from the place as the site matures. :thumb

    13579830203_0db1ed9c63_b.jpg

    13579754425_d6fcf461a9_b.jpg

    13579765005_910f2e8bc4_b.jpg

    13579767325_6020e7b5fa_b.jpg

    13579826413_b5c050d7a3_b.jpg

    13579771555_c932c8a5c0_b.jpg

    13579775715_62ffbeffe9_b.jpg

    13580142554_7567de7347_b.jpg

    13580136894_3937a1bdc0_b.jpg

    13579757605_be06a4ea97_b.jpg

    13579817213_83b59c1286_b.jpg

     
    ultravox likes this.

    Remove this ad by donating or subscribing.

  2. Els

    Els Obsessed with BS7671
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2008
    Messages:
    1,032
    Likes Received:
    240
    Jobs a good un
     
  3. Indecisive Moment

    Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2013
    Messages:
    434
    Likes Received:
    2
    Really like the look of this. Great work, Speed
     
  4. TranKmasT

    TranKmasT We're Earth explorers
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2010
    Messages:
    460
    Likes Received:
    186
    Home Page:
    Incredible. You done plenty before getting caught I say.
    Those avery scales are delicious.
     
  5. dicky21

    28DL Full Member

    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2010
    Messages:
    273
    Likes Received:
    9
    Home Page:
  6. dweeb

    dweeb Super Moderator
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2005
    Messages:
    1,471
    Likes Received:
    810
    But were the foreman's toilets a cut above the worker's?!
     
  7. raisinwing

    raisinwing 28DL Regular User
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2011
    Messages:
    436
    Likes Received:
    185
    Home Page:
  8. Joe.

    Joe. 28DL Regular User
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Dec 1, 2009
    Messages:
    90
    Likes Received:
    197
    Home Page:
    Looks every bit as good as I'd hoped. Must see this soon!
     
  9. Boba Low

    Boba Low ____/
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    277
    Likes Received:
    124
    sweeeeeet
     
  10. Leeds(Ex)plorer

    Leeds(Ex)plorer 28DL Regular User
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2012
    Messages:
    389
    Likes Received:
    11
    thats a proper winner :thumb
     
  11. tumbles

    tumbles Trip Hopping
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2007
    Messages:
    825
    Likes Received:
    383
    Home Page:
    Reminds me a bit of Fletcher's back in the day, total fire alarm situation. Love it :)
     
  12. norfolkexplorer

    norfolkexplorer av u seen my marbels
    28DL Full Member

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2011
    Messages:
    679
    Likes Received:
    158
    Home Page:
    Looking very nice there.. Great report
     
  13. Derphouse

    Derphouse "fella"
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2012
    Messages:
    141
    Likes Received:
    14
    Home Page:
    Nice! Glad to see someone went and checked it out I posted the lead back in early January!
    Looks mint
     
  14. Fudge

    Fudge 28DL Regular User
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2011
    Messages:
    448
    Likes Received:
    173
    cftl fella
     
  15. Speed

    Speed Got Epic?
    Regular User

    Joined:
    Nov 15, 2005
    Messages:
    2,698
    Likes Received:
    2,031
    Sad news that this plant is now under demolition. Good news is a lot of the ancillary areas have opened up and provided quite an enjoyable mornings exploring for myself and Clebby. No doubt this is one of the nicest 50s factorys ive had the pleasure of seeing!

    Offices and Labs

    My quick glance into the front office block onn a previous occasion had shown quite a modernised building but turns out i had been looking in the wrong windows as really its was amazingly 50s in there and lots left too.

    16500826495_78a588cfd2_b.jpg

    16314542009_acd1dec37c_b.jpg

    16314553239_d7eef36180_b.jpg

    16474833956_af95c579f1_b.jpg

    16499098361_e6ea46e760_c.jpg 16474830496_9443a1af2a_c.jpg

    16313090828_1c61359608_b.jpg

    16500824715_5ebef76451_b.jpg

    16499089431_21a11b46fb_b.jpg

    16313094178_91dce89d49_b.jpg

    16314907147_172da74dba_b.jpg

    16499817892_052f455a4d_b.jpg

    15878272324_0dd3e26bf5_b.jpg

    16313096938_9f32d18710_b.jpg

    16474838016_df25c5c512_b.jpg


    Social Club

    One of the best clubs ive seen. The projection room was a nice little find. Reminded me of stumbling across the one at Derby Kingsway.

    16313104578_7fd254b2c5_b.jpg

    16314558459_96c23ac531_b.jpg

    16313396200_16954a3477_b.jpg

    16314922767_999bf0e91c_b.jpg

    16500842985_d2af042a50_c.jpg 15878283364_edc6dd6674_c.jpg

    16313400180_b03ac5b792_b.jpg

    15878280344_912cc83c63_b.jpg

    Hopefully get back at the weekend and see whats happened in the main plant. Looked like the gas axe was at work in there unfortunately..
     
Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Users Who Have Read This Thread (Total: 0)

Share This Page

Remove this ad by creating an account and logging in