SD9207 : The Big Green Parcel Machine

taken 11 years ago, near to Royton, Oldham, Great Britain

The Big Green Parcel Machine
The Big Green Parcel Machine
This Tuffnells Express Parcels depot in Royton Oldham was opened in 2001 and serves the Greater Manchester and West Yorkshire area.

Tuffnells Parcels Express is the longest established express parcels carrier in the UK.

It all began when Harold Tuffnell first started in business in 1914 with a horse, a cart and a few customers scattered across South Yorkshire.

Today this is just one of the 32 depots that Tuffnells have located throughout the UK LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

The chimney to the right is that of the Lion Mill which was a location used during the filming of the series "Life on Mars.
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SD9207, 54 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 August, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 August, 2008
Place (from Tags)
Royton 
Category
Depot   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 925 075 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:33.8921N 2:6.8825W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 924 076
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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