SJ8498 : British Trolleybuses - Manchester

taken 55 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

British Trolleybuses - Manchester
British Trolleybuses - Manchester
Portland Street (the east side of Piccadilly Gardens). Piccadilly is still a major transport hub in the centre of Manchester.
The two trolleybuses seen here - one from Manchester and one from Ashton - were being used for a private tour of the complete Manchester and Ashton system resulting in both vehicles visiting parts that they would not normally have reached. The final closure of the trolleybus system was only six months ahead.
For a slide show of British Trolleybuses in the late 60s Link
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SJ8498, 3480 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
12 June 1966   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 18 September, 2007
Category
Trolleybus   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 844 982 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8174N 2:14.1105W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 844 982
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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