Urinals from Britain's famed Hacienda club for sale
A British music fan is auctioning off the urinals from Manchester's Hacienda, the legendary nightclub where stars including Madonna, New Order, the Stone Roses and The Smiths once played. Mike Shepherd said the stainless steel urinals had not been washed since he bought them following the closure of the nightspot in the north-western English city in 1997. The urinal and a collection of posters and records from the time are for sale on eBay with a starting price of £15,000 ($23,000, 17,000 euros).
Shepherd, 48, has converted the urinals into a display cabinet to house his collection of Hacienda memorabilia but said he was selling them so he can move house. He bought them at auction in 2001.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The New Age Online