Commemorated on 3 plaques
Daniel Adamson (1820-1890) engineer, ironfounder and leading promoter of Manchester Ship Canal lived here.
'The Towers', (Shirley Institute), Manchester, United Kingdom where he lived
Lodge of 'The Towers' Daniel Adamson's home where the historic decision to build Manchester Ship Canal was taken 27 June 1882.
Shirley Institute Wilmslow Road, Didsbury, Manchester, United Kingdom where he lived
Daniel Adamson [full inscription unknown]
Adamson Street, Dukinfield, United Kingdom where he was