SJ9490 : Romiley Station 150 years

taken 5 years ago, near to Romiley, Stockport, Great Britain

Romiley Station 150 years
Romiley Station 150 years
A red plaque at Romiley Railway Station celebrating 150 years - Opened 1862 by the Manchester, Sheffield & Lincolnshire Railway (MS&LR) - was unveiled 8th September 2012 by Mayor Wendy Meikle & Andrew Stunell OBE MP.

Closer view: SJ9490 : Plaque at Romiley Station.
Romiley railway station
Opened in 1862 by the Manchester Sheffield & Lincolnshire Railway, access to the two platforms is by steps from Stockport road, as the station is adjacent to the bridge over that road, immediately to the east. Immediately to the west is Romiley Junction.

Romiley is currently served by hourly trains from Manchester to Sheffield as well as all-stations local services to Marple, and to Rose Hill (running from Manchester via Guide Bridge).
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Date Taken
Saturday, 10 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 11 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Date (from Tags)
1862  2012 
Person (from Tags)
Wendy Meikle  Andrew Stunell 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9411 9079 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.8330N 2:5.4047W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9411 9078
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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