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Pierhead Facility

A facility for the relief of desperate gentlemen - and others. Architects would do well to copy this light, airy, vandal proof approach to public convenience design
Picture added on 05 August 2007
Comments:
I bet the concrete was some absorbent so I can just imagine what it must have been like on a hot day!
Added by Beryl Simpson on 08 August 2007
Being the wrong sex to use these (and not brave enough to sneak a look when I thought no one was in them), I finally get to see what the cogs actually looked like inside!
Added by Alison Ritchie on 08 August 2007
Well used it was too and open 24 hours a day. It certainly was a miss when they demolished it.
Added by Bruce Moar on 08 August 2007
Ah, yes... the subtle aroma of sun-warmed wee filling the air, combined with diesel and smells from the beach - "good" memories of my childhood(!)
Added by Alison Ritchie on 10 August 2007
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Kirkwall

Earl's Palace and St Magnus Cathedral, colourisedNorth Walls School day outKGS 1938Colourised photo of farmer from Papdale FarmAerial view of KirkwallDoorway to The Gallery, Bridge StreetScaffolding on Cathedral west frontConstruction of new cathedral spireCathedral from Buttquoy