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Spalding Sugar Factory, Spalding, South Holland, Lincolnshire. The interior of a sugar silo at Spalding Sugar Factory, with a man adjusting a cover on an outlet from the sugar floor above.
Two silos and an elevator tower were built by Laing at Spalding Sugar Factory for the British Sugar Corporation in 1965. A cement shortage slowed progress on the construction of the silos, which reached their full height by August 1965. When completed, they each held 12,000 tons of sugar
© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection