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Old Posted Mar 15, 2018, 10:42 PM
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New tram line under construction linking the Salford Quays area west of the city centre with the giant Trafford Centre shopping mall in the suburbs.

Originally Posted by VDB View Post

Trafford Park line


  • Address: Pomona, Trafford Park Road, Village Way, Parkway & the Trafford Centre, Trafford

  • Contractor: MPact-Thales

  • New stations: 6

  • Distance of new track: 5.5km

  • National Rail interchanges: 2, at Victoria and Deansgate-Castlefield

  • Existing network interchanges: 4, at Pomona, Cornbrook, Victoria and St Peter's Square

  • Operator: TfGM

Current status

Under Construction

Route map

Update on progress on the Trafford Park line by Freel07

Along the river, the trackbed is being laid on the right while a new riverside walkway is being built on the right

The site of the future Wharfside station

The future site of Imperial War Museum station

The road here has been narrowed to include a segregated tram route

Here the route runs in the middle of the dual carriageway

Rails in place in Trafford Park

And finally a photo of the future terminal at Trafford Centre

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