SD8912 : Rochdale Railway Station Tram Stop

taken 4 years ago, near to Rochdale, Great Britain

Rochdale Railway Station Tram Stop
Rochdale Railway Station Tram Stop
Currently (2013) the East Didsbury to Rochdale extension of the Metrolink tramway terminates at the "Rochdale Railway Station" tramstop. Unlike the stops at Altrincham and Manchesterís Victoria and Piccadilly Stations, this one situated on Maclure Road, yards from the railway station itself; a not insignificant distance on a wet day like this one!

In this photo, taken from outside the railway station, a double tram (3034 at the front and 3056 at the rear) waits at the tram stop in readiness for the return journey to East Didsbury via Oldham and Manchester. The large building behind the tram stop is SD8912 : St John the Baptist R C Church.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 3 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 4 October, 2013
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8988 1270 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:36.6452N 2:9.2660W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8993 1266
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Tram  Tramway  Metrolink  Metrolink Station  Metrolink Stop  Metrolink Tram  Metrolink Terminus  Rain  Bombardier  3034  3056 

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