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About 6 miles from Manchester on the Oldham loop between Manchester Victoria and Leeds.
Railway type and traffic
Mostly DMU passenger traffic of various class including 142s and 144s.
There is also some freight traffic at night.
This is an unmanned urban station that is well used and is next to a busy road.
Ample parking is available.
Being on a main road it is surrounded by several pubs, 2 chippys and a sandwich shop.
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Mills Hill, Middleton
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Very good light all day and you can see for at least a mile in each direction so you get a lot of warning of approaching trains.
Being over a busy road it is rather noisy for videos.
General views - All photographs © Colin Irwin unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking south
Fig 2 - Looking south
Fig 3 - Looking north
Fig 4 - Looking north
Fig 5 - Looking south
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