SD8913 : 3058 on Drake Street

taken 6 years ago, near to Rochdale, Great Britain

3058 on Drake Street
3058 on Drake Street
Metrolink Bombardier tram 3058 climbs the hill at Drake Street, passing the signal at the Water Street junction, 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)
Submitted
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8985 1325 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:36.9418N 2:9.2943W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8987 1324
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Bombardier  M5000  Tram  Metrolink  3058  Metrolink Extension  Metrolink Phase 3b  Tramway  Traffic Lights  Traffic Signals  No Entry Sign 

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