SJ8498 : A bus in Portland Street, Manchester

taken 49 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

A bus in Portland Street, Manchester
A bus in Portland Street, Manchester
Taken in April 1969, this photo shows 3747 (BND 747C) a 1965 Leyland Atlantean with Metro-Cammell 76-seater bodywork in Portland Street on route 82 between Waterhead and Chorlton via Oldham and Manchester City Centre. This vehicle is operated by Manchester Corporation Transport and was taken over by Selnec Passenger Transport Executive on the 1st November 1969. The Manchester Metrolink system crosses Portland Street at this location and runs into Aytoun Street on the right of the photo.
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SJ8498, 2728 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
18 April 1969   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 16 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8443 9817 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8012N 2:14.1647W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8443 9815
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Bus  Leyland Atlantean  Metro-Cammell 

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