SJ8498 : Tramlines, Piccadilly Gardens

taken 8 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Tramlines, Piccadilly Gardens
Tramlines, Piccadilly Gardens
Metrolink (Manchester)
The Metrolink is a light rail system. It has three lines converging on Manchester city centre from Bury, Altrincham and Eccles. The system is owned by the Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive (GMPTE). The routes use a combination of old railway lines and street lines. The first line opened in 1992. The lines to Rochdale and Ashton have also opened
Two new lines are due to open by 2016 to Manchester Airport and East Didsbury.
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Piccadilly Gardens
An open space in the centre of Manchester, Piccadilly Gardens is surrounded by shops, offices and hotels. It is also an important transport interchange, with both bus and Metrolink stops.
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SJ8498, 2474 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 20 December, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 17 January, 2010
Category
Tram lines   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 842 982 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8548N 2:14.3187W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 842 982
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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