SJ8798 : Stadium Construction

taken 6 years ago, near to Droylsden, Tameside, Great Britain

Stadium Construction
Stadium Construction
A new stadium under construction at the City Football Academy. Compare with the view in February 2013 SJ8798 : Building work off Ashton New Road.
Manchester City Academy Arena
Manchester City’s new youth development and first team training centre, the City Football Academy, was opened on December 8, 2014 by former City manager and captain, Tony Book. The impressive arena, just across the road from the Etihad Stadium, was built on an 80-acre brownfield site which was formerly home to Clayton Aniline, a company which produced dyestuffs. The firm disbanded in 2004 leaving the site derelict and by the time construction of the academy began in 2012, the site was little more than wasteland.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 9 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Sunday, 13 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Construction, Development 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8726 9833 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8920N 2:11.6065W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8729 9841
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Football Stadium  Football Academy  Manchester City FC 

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