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M5000, 3022 crosses Broadway.0 viewsWith the traffic halted, M5000 3022 glides across Broadway whilst working from Eccles to Piccadilly on July 26th 2013.
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T-68, 1007 at Broadway.0 viewsT-68, 1007 calls at Broadway with a Piccadilly to Eccles working on July 26th 2013.
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T-68, 1007 crosses Broadway.0 viewsHaving called at Broadway, T-68 1007 passes over the level crossing and enters the street running section on South Langworthy Road whilst working from Piccadilly to Eccles on July 26th 2013.
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T-68, 1003 arrives at Broadway.0 viewsThe unique liveried T-68, 1003 comes out of the street running section on South Langworthy Road, and is about to cross Broadway with an Eccles to Piccadilly service on July 26th 2013.

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T-68, 1016 calls at Broadway.0 viewsT-68, 1016 calls at Broadway with a Piccadilly to Eccles service on July 26th 2013.
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T-68, 1022 arrives at Broadway.0 viewsWith its pantograph at full stretch to clear the busy road junction/crossing, 1022 enters Broadway with an Eccles to Piccadilly working on July 26th 2013. Most of the remaining T-68 fleet seem to be spending their last days on the Eccles line services.
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T-68, 1007 at Pomona.0 views1007 crosses the Manchester Ship Canal at Pomona whilst working from Eccles to Piccadilly on July 26th 2013.
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T-68, 1007 crosses Pomona Strand.0 views1007 comes off the bridge spanning the Manchester Ship Canal and crosses Pomona Strand with an Eccles to Piccadilly service on July 26th 2013.

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T-68, 1016 approaches Pomona.0 views1016 crosses over the bridge spanning the Manchester Ship Canal taking the Eccles line between Pomona and Exchange Quay. 1016 was working from Eccles to Piccadilly on July 26th 2013.
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T-68, 1016 arrives at Pomona.0 views1016 arrives at Pomona with an Eccles to Piccadilly service on July 26th 2013. The unit is crossing what will one day be the junction with the proposed line serving Trafford Park and the Trafford Centre. The station at Pomona is an island platform, elevated above street level and sandwiched with the Bridgewater Canal of 1765 on one side and the Manchester Ship Canal dating from 1894 on the other.
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T-68a, 2003 at Altrincham.0 viewsT-68a, 2003 stands at Altrincham with a service to Bury on July 26th 2013. The six strong T-68a fleet date from 1999, primarily for use on the then newly opened Eccles route. Of the original six, only 2001 & 2003 remain in active use.
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T-68a, 2003 departs from Altrincham.0 views2003 departs from Altrincham with a service to Bury on July 26th 2013. The two tracks on the left are exclusively for use of Metrolink services, whilst on the other side of the island platform are the non-electrified lines to Stockport and Chester.
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