SJ8990 : Port Street

taken 1 year ago, near to Stockport, Great Britain

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Port Street
Port Street
The street links Great Egerton Street to Mersey Square. On the left is Debenhams. On the right construction of the Redrock Development is taking place along Bridgefield Street. The bus is a Stagecoach Manchester on route #330 from Ashton under Lyne to Stockport via Hyde. One in three buses now travel direct from Stockport to Manchester Airport via the motorway. The ramp that once carried vehicles from the car parks off Bridgefield onto the car park above Debenhams has now been demolished.
Debenhams was founded in London in 1778 by Flint and Clark under the name 'Flint and Clark', there were a number of partner and name changes the store became 'Debenhams Limited' in 1905.

The large department store is best known for its clothing, cosmetics and home ware.

In 2009 Debenhams had over 153 stores in the UK, with more due to open.
The Redrock Development
The Redrock Development LinkExternal link on Bridgefield Street is planned to a create a 10-screen multiplex cinema, 38,000 sq ft of retail and restaurants, a 360-space multi-storey car park and a new public square with external seating.
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Date Taken
Monday, 31 October, 2016   (more nearby)
Sunday, 14 May, 2017
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre  Construction, Development 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8925 9047 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.6558N 2:9.7911W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8927 9045
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Debenhams  Construction Site  Bus  Stagecoach Buses 

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