Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 163,416 pages of information and 245,908 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Buxton Hydro

From Graces Guide

1866 Initially commenced by the Reverend James Shore and continued by his grandson H. R. P. Lomas who managed it for 58 years.

WWI. Used as a Canadian hospital during the First World War, and subsequently the head office of the Norwich Union

1931 Became the Spa Hotel

1973 Demolished

  • A detailed history is contained in 'The Buxton Hydro (Spa Hotel) by Peter Lomas. Pub 2007. ISBN: 978 1 901214 83 3. See also web site

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