SJ9098 : Metrolink Tram passing Droylsden Library

taken 7 years ago, near to Droylsden, Tameside, Great Britain

Metrolink Tram passing Droylsden Library
Metrolink Tram passing Droylsden Library
Metrolink Bombardier M5000 tram number 3024 passes Droylsden Library on its journey to Manchester. Although the line from Piccadilly to Droylsden wasn't officially opened until 11th February, this tram was operating as part of a free service as a "thank-you" to residents living next to the route (LinkExternal link Manchester Confidential).

The new Droylsden Tram stop on Ashton Road will operate as the temporary terminus for the Metrolink East Manchester Line Extension which will eventually run to Ashton-Under-Lyne.

LinkExternal link LRT Association "Metrolink - Manchester to Droylsden and Ashton-Under-Lyne"
LinkExternal link Transport for Greater Manchester - Metrolink East Manchester Line
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 February, 2013   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 9 February, 2013
Geographical Context
Educational sites  City, Town centre  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9026 9808 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.7611N 2:8.8937W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9022 9810
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Tramway  Tram  Metrolink  Metrolink East Manchester Line  Metrolink Extension  Bombardier  M5000  Metrolink Tram  3024  Library 

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