SD8009 : Pack Horse Hotel

taken 6 years ago, near to Fishpool, Bury, Great Britain

Pack Horse Hotel
Pack Horse Hotel
A large pub/hotel (currently closed) at the junction of Parkhills Road and Manchester Road (A56), in the Fishpool area of Bury.
The A56
The A56 is an important regional road across northwest England, and one of the two major roads through the city of Manchester (the other being the A6). It runs for 81 miles between the city of Chester in Cheshire and the village of Broughton in North Yorkshire via a mixture of single and dual carriageway sections.

The road was once a trunk route from Chester as far as Burnley but now, only the short dual carriageway section between the M66 and M65 remains a designated as trunk route, and the road has largely been superseded by the faster A51/A54/A556 (and later the M56), and the M66/M65.

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SD8009, 58 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 17 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 17 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre 
Route (from Tags)
A56 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 80325 09653 [1m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.9856N 2:17.9194W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8029 0966
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Hotel  Public House  Pub 

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