Ashton-under-Lyne Forum

General Category => General Discussion => Topic started by: greeny on January 15, 2015, 03:06 PM

Title: ARMOURY
Post by: greeny on January 15, 2015, 03:06 PM
hi are you for saving ashtons armoury are do you think its another old building that wants pulling down , i think it should remain as it is a part of ashton history and  the manchester regiment it should be turned in to a museum , for the history of ashton   http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/local-news/battle-save-historic-military-building-8439583   :(
Title: Re: ARMOURY
Post by: Fudge on January 15, 2015, 07:27 PM
I think it should be saved I did a tour of it a couple of years ago with the History Forum it was a great building Fudge
Title: Re: ARMOURY
Post by: Martin on January 18, 2015, 12:34 AM
The M.O.D. can't just pull it down, even though it is not listed, as it is in the Conservation Area, which has stricter rules applying. (As when New Charter wanted to pull Cavendish House down a year ago.)