Roundhouse

Tucked next to the Birmingham New Main Line Canal, the Roundhouse is a horseshoe-shaped building, constructed in 1874. It was designed by architect WH Ward as stables and stores, serving as the base for the City’s lamplighters and the horses of the Public Works department. Unlike most of the neighboring Victorian architecture, this curious building …

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Amazon Fulfillment Center

Amazon.com, Inc., is an American multinational technology company based in Seattle, Washington that focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence. It is considered one of the Big Four technology companies along with Google, Apple, and Facebook. (Wikipedia)

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Baltimore Museum of Industry

Captured by: Alex+Tom Baltimore Museum of Industry is a museum in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Located in an old cannery, the museum has exhibits on various types of manufacturing and industry from the early 20th century. There are several hands-on sections with working equipment and other artifacts. (Wikipedia) Library Learn More About HistoryView VR  

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Mill Girl

The Mill Girl by Antoinette Prien Schultze in Manchester New Hampshire. Like many towns on the Merrimack River in New England they experienced immense growth from the Industrial Revolution in particular the textile industry. The textile mills were one of the first to employ women on a massive scale. This statue represents those women who …

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Darlington Locomotive Works

Captured by: C3sixty Darlington Railway Works was established in 1863 by the Stockton and Darlington Railway in the town of Darlington in the north east of England. The main part of the works, the North Road Shops was located on the northeast side of the Stockton and Darlington Railway – now part of the Tees …

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Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village: Blacksmith Shop

The blacksmith provided one of the most important services in the community. He was able to make or repair nearly everything that was made of iron. While many blacksmith shops were larger, this replica C. 1899 shop is typical of the smaller, one-man smiths found on farms. Demonstrations are performed at the BNHV by members of the …

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Norwegian Canning Museum

Captured by: 3VR Norwegian Canning Museum Exhibits, equipment demos & films on the regional canning industry in a former factory complex. The Oiled Sardine by amazingdesign on Sketchfab Good Sardin by Skyzoom on Sketchfab Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Burden Iron Works Museum

The Burden Iron Works was an ironworks and industrial complex on the Hudson River and Wynantskill Creek in Troy, New York. It once housed the Burden Water Wheel, the most powerful vertical water wheel in history.(Wikipedia) Captured by: Hudson Virtual Tours Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Belgenny Farm Creamery

In 1795 a large herd of wild cattle was found grazing on the southern side of the Nepean River, thriving without human help. They were the progeny of two bulls and four cows that had wandered off from Sydney Cove in 1788. This is why the district became known as ‘the Cowpastures’, and it was …

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Georgetown PowerPlant Museum

The Georgetown Steam Plant, now the Georgetown PowerPlant Museum, located in the Georgetown neighborhood of Seattle, Washington, constructed in 1906 for the Seattle Electric Company, provided power for Seattle, notably for streetcars. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Isabel Wang Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Caterpillar Visitor Center & Museum

The Caterpillar Visitor Center & Museum is a fascinating look at the company, the iron and the people making sustainable progress possible around the world. From the humble beginnings of the first tractor to the company’s present-day leadership in building infrastructure and powering the planet — it’s all right here on Peoria’s beautiful riverfront. We invite …

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Billhafen Löschplatz

Billhafen Löschplatz is a former port is found in the city of Hamburg, Germany. This used to be the site where shipments would come into the city, and it still features a blue crane from the 1950s. The site today is filled with modern graffiti. (Matterport) Captured by: omnia360 Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village Farmstead

Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village, formerly called the Amherst Museum, is an open-air museum located in Amherst, New York. The Museum is dedicated to preserving the history the Town of Amherst, the Village of Williamsville and the Niagara Frontier. (Wikipedia) Captured by: SiteView Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Valdez Railroad Tunnel

The Valdez Railroad Tunnel was hand-cut starting in 1905. Nine companies were battling to take advantage of the short route from the coast to copper country. Progress on the tunnel was interrupted and after a gun battle, construction halted and the tunnel was never finished. You can read about the tunnel and these events in Rex …

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Mount Rainier Railroad & Logging Museum

Located in the small town of Elbe in beautiful Washington State is a heritage railroad south of Mount Rainier National Park. Passengers enjoy steam train rides through the forest and across the glacial fed Upper Nisqually River to a museum located in Mineral, Washington. Museum exhibits offer a chance to explore a comprehensive collection of …

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