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Report - Workington Thirlmere Building - August 2014

Discussion in 'Other Sites' started by SunnyDay, Aug 25, 2014.

  1. SunnyDay

    SunnyDay 28DL Full Member
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    Nov 11, 2011
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    Hey guys,been a while!

    After much scouring the inter web I can find literally nothing about the history of this building,I can tell you from what I found in there that it was a development agency (at time of death) assisting underprivileged people with CV's, job hunting, self development and skill-set development. If anyone happens to know more about this place than this I'd love to hear it! Built right adjacent to the old Corus rail works site (now where nothing but the CEW foundations exist)this building in its day would have had fantastic views out to sea, over the town and over the rail plant.

    Building was quite empty, some places in a sorry state of disrepair, others looked like they'd just moved the computers out to hoover up. Office style block but had a few interesting bits and bobs so I'll keep it sweet:


    Exterior 2

    To be kept locked shut

    Bucket room

    Boiler room

    Piggy in the dark

    Closest thing to a functional desk

    We were here


    Safe m8

    Obligatory roof shot (there was steps to it after all!)

    Thanks for looking!
    #1 SunnyDay, Aug 25, 2014
    Last edited: Aug 25, 2014

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  2. dweeb

    dweeb Super Moderator
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    Oct 20, 2005
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    Good report that!

    Jesus that's one eyesore building from the outside!
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