SD8913 : Rochdale, Drake Street

taken 6 years ago, near to Rochdale, Great Britain

Rochdale, Drake Street
Rochdale, Drake Street
Metrolink Bombardier tram 3058 climbs the hill at Drake Street on the day that a tram service ran into the town centre for the first time in 80 years (LinkExternal link Manchester Evening News).

The Oldham and Rochdale Metrolink line was completed when the extension to Rochdale Town Centre opened on 31st March, 2014. The Rochdale town centre extension continues from SD8912 : Rochdale Railway Station Tramstop along Maclure Road before running downhill along Drake Street. The route terminates at Rochdale Town Centre stop on the north side of Smith Street.
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Date Taken
Monday, 31 March, 2014   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8980 1331 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:36.9741N 2:9.3397W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8987 1324
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Tramway  Metrolink Phase 3b  Metrolink Extension  Metrolink  Bombardier  M5000  Tram  3058  Shops 

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