Digital Pictures Index
Manchester

29 Nov 19       Nipped into town for no particular reason - just 'cos I can, so there.   Sunny.


The Weavers Quay apartment block from the New Islington Marina, Ancoats.


A crane working on the all timber Mansion House apartment block.


Cotton Field Park, Ancoats.


One of the locals came over for a chat, but as it's a mute swan
the conversation was a bit.. er.. muted.


Murrays' Mills, the conversion to apartments now almost complete.


The three-way footbridge over the Rochdale canal.


The new extension to the Hallé St.Peter's building, Ancoats.


 It opened just a few days ago and I was hoping to sample the delights of the
cafe but my ambitions were thwarted in that I was too early.


The Wing Yip Chinese supermarket.


An assortment of architectural styles.


The AC Hotel by Marriut, Northern Quarter.


The Angel Gardens tower (apartments).  Construction
completed, now in the internal fit-out stage.


Angel Gardens.


The 101 (at left) and 100 Embankment office buildings, Greengate Square, Salford.


100 Embankment.


Greengate Square, Salford.


Statue of Mahatma Gandhi by Ram V. Sutar, Cathedral Approach.
Gandhi visited Manchester on his way to see mill workers in Lancashire in 1931.
The statue marks the 150th anniversary of Gandhi's birth in 1869.


The Axis Tower apartment block from Medlock Street.


The Innside Hotel at First Street and other buildings reflected
in the glass of the One City Road building, Medlock Street.


Finishing touches to the landscaping on the Metrolink Trafford Park line at Wharfside.
Some overnight testing has already been carried out on at least part of the line.
 The main testing phase begins in the new year with a speculative opening date of late March.


The Imperial War Museum tram stop on the Trafford Park line.


The Imperial War Museum North from the tracks.


The Green Rooms, Lightbox, Heart and Bridge House buildings reflected
in the Manchester Ship Canal, MediaCityUK, Salford Quays.


Some of the locals, Salford Quays.


The Lightbox apartment block.


One of the new anti-vandal emergency throwlines.


The Duet apartment buildings at sunset, Erie Basin.


One of the NV apartment blocks and the Bupa Place office building, Erie Basin.


Sunset over Huron Basin.


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