Stoke to Leek railway line and Buller's factory near Milton, Stoke-on-Trent

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Date:June 1964

Description:The view north from Leek New Road (A53) bridge along the Stoke to Leek branch line. Buller's (later Allied Insulators) factory is to the left. Bullers factory dates from 1920 and manufactured electrical ceramics and insulators. The factory ceased working in 2001 and the site has been redeveloped for housing.

The higher ground in the distance is Norton Green and Brown Edge. The Caldon Canal runs in front of the factory but is not visible on this photograph.