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Oskar Schindler’s Deutsche Emailwaren-Fabrik, Cracow, Poland

October 30th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Oskara Schindler gained ownership of an idle enamelware factory in Kraków from a bankruptcy court, and renamed the factory Deutsche Emaillewaren-Fabrik, or DEF. With the help of his Jewish accountant Itzhak Stern he obtained around 1,000 Jewish slave labourers to work there.

[Source: Wikipedia]

Send by: Marcus Maximus


White factory, Łódź, Poland

August 5th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

White Factory is the name of the building owned by Ludwik Geyer, at Piotrkowska Street 282 in Lodz.

It is a complex of classicistic buildings, one of the oldest monuments in Poland's industrial architecture. It was built in the period 1835 - 1837.

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Derna Cement Plant, Libya

July 29th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Derna Cement Plant built in the 80's by Mitsubishi - Construction work - assembling perform Polimex-Cekop by many Polish construction companies. Viaduct along the route Derna and Tobruk, it is the work of Polish workers.

Send by: Marek


Casa Perichan - hotel for staff of Perichan factory, Spain

June 14th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Casa Perichan - hotel for staff of Perichan factory, in which reside exclusively Romanian and Polish women.

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Factory, Canada de Gallego, Spain

June 14th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Perichan - factory packing tomatoes, cucumbers, etc. At around you can see a lot of greenhouses.

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Fort Dunlop, Birmingham, England

May 5th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Fort Dunlop is the common name of the original tyre factory and head office of Dunlop Rubber in the Erdington district of Birmingham, England. It was established in 1917 and by 1954, the entire factory area employed 10,000 workers. At one time it was the world's largest factory, when it employed 3,200 workers.

Fort Dunlop is a landmark building next to the M6 motorway, near to junction 5. It is a Grade A locally listed building.

Dunlop Tyres now occupies a small part of the original factory area.

[Source: Wikipedia]

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Jaguar S-type factory, Birmingham, England

May 5th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Jaguar S-type factory in Birmingham in England.

This is the major Jaguar S-type factory. The S-type model is manufactured here however the latest model released by the company will be manufactured here. In the second world war, Spitfire fighter planes were manufactured here.

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Land Rover Car Plant, Solihull, England

May 5th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Land Rover Car Plant in Solihull near Birmingham in England.

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