SJ8590 : Tesco Clock Tower

taken 1 year ago, near to Didsbury, Manchester, Great Britain

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Tesco Clock Tower
Tesco Clock Tower

The clock tower at East Didsbury's Tesco store is all that remains of the Parrs Wood bus garage. It was opened in 1926 and held fifty motor buses and it heralded the end of the old tram service. It closed in 1971. LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Thursday, 13 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Monday, 1 January, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Business, Retail, Services  Roads, Road transport 
Place (from Tags)
East Didsbury 
Date (from Tags)
1926  1971 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8549 9048 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.6557N 2:13.1849W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8551 9052
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Tesco  Clock Tower  Site of Former Bus Depot 

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