SD8110 : Closed Bus Depot, Bury

taken 4 months ago, near to Bury, Great Britain

Closed Bus Depot, Bury
Closed Bus Depot, Bury
Located at 55 Rochdale Road BL9 0QZ, this bus depot used to house about 117 buses operated by First Manchester Ltd. However, it closed on the 23rd April 2017 and the vehicles and routes were dispersed to other FM depots at Bolton SD7107 refers, Manchester SD8400 refers and Oldham SD9305 refers. It remains to be seen what will happen to this depot site. Bus services in Bury are now mainly operated by FM and Rossendale Transport Ltd, known as Rosso. However Bury Corporation Transport did provide green and cream buses until the 1st November 1969 when it was taken over by SELNEC Passenger Transport Executive.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 20 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 November, 2017
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
Bury 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8105 1096 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:35.6920N 2:17.2672W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8100 1087
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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