Warehouse FAQs:


Q: Is a warehouse a commercial building for storage of goods?

A: Yes.

Q: Are warehouses used by manufacturers?

A: Yes, and importers, exporters, wholesalers, transport businesses, customs, etc.

Q: Are warehouses of this type- and important as they were built at the terminus of the Bridgewater Canal in 1761?

A: Yes.

Q: Were warehouses a dominant part of the urban landscape from the start of the Industrial Revolution through the 19th century and into the twentieth century?

A: Yes.

Q: Are warehouses designed for the loading and unloading of goods directly from railways?

A: Yes, and airports, or seaports.

Q: Was a warehouse built of brick with stone detailing?

A: Yes.

Q: Were warehouses built close to the major stations in railway hubs?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a warehouse difficult to pinpoint?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a warehouse on the corner of Oxford Street and Portland Street?

A: Yes.

Q: Are warehouses more functional?

A: Yes.

Q: Are warehouses completely automated?

A: Yes, and require only operators to work and handle all the task.

Q: Was a warehouse completed on Deansgate: this was the last major railway warehouse to be built?

A: Yes.

Q: Are warehouses the picking?

A: Yes, and checking, labelling and packing of goods for export.