SJ9399 : The changing face of Ashton Market

taken 3 years ago, near to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, Great Britain

The changing face of Ashton Market
The changing face of Ashton Market

On the left is the entrance to the Arcades Shopping Centre. On the right is the former Town Hall now the Museum of the Manchesters. The old market stalls in front with their colourful roofs are going as part of the reconstruction of the area. Behind them is the last remaining facade of the former council offices, only built in the 1980s but now considered expendable. The face of a forlorn lion awaits its fate.
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SJ9399, 547 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 11 August, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 7 October, 2016
Geographical Context
City, Town centre 
Former (from Tags)
Council Offices 
Architectural Detail (from Tags)
Lions 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9384 9920 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.3684N 2:5.6585W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9386 9918
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Market Place  Market Stalls  Former Town Hall 

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