SJ8498 : Metrolink tracks

taken 5 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Metrolink tracks
Metrolink tracks
The Metrolink is a light rail system. It has three lines converging on Manchester city centre from Bury, Altrincham and Eccles. The system is owned by the Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive (GMPTE). The routes use a combination of old railway lines and street lines. The first line opened in 1992. The lines to Rochdale and Ashton have also opened
Two new lines are due to open by 2016 to Manchester Airport and East Didsbury.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 December, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 9 November, 2015
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8429 9829 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8656N 2:14.2916W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8431 9832
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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