SJ9299 : Ashton West Metrolink Stop

taken 4 years ago, near to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, Great Britain

Ashton West Metrolink Stop
Ashton West Metrolink Stop
Metrolink Bombardier M5000 tram number 3001, about to leave the Ashton West stop on the way to Ashton.

Phase 3b of the Metrolink East Manchester Extension opened between Droylsden and Ashton–Under-Lyne on Wednesday, 9 October 2013. The new extension added a further 2.1 miles and 4 new stops to the route.

The Ashton West stop has two side platforms and is in the central reservation of the bypass, just west of the Richmond Street junction. It has ramps from both platforms to a track level pedestrian crossing at the western end of the stop; also ramps towards the eastern end, together with steps, and an eastern track level pedestrian crossing..

LinkExternal link Metrolink tram service launches from Ashton-Under-Lyne (Manchester Evening News)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 9 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Thursday, 10 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9284 9929 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.4162N 2:6.5629W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9283 9929
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Tram  Tramway  Metrolink  Bombardier  M5000  3001  Metrolink Extension  Metrolink East Manchester Line  Passenger Shelter  Platform  Metrolink Stop 

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