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Preston Workshops

On the corner of St George's Road and Miller Street it was once the main workshops of the M&MTB. Nowdays it seems to be just a dumping ground for W class trams.

D2.5020 on the test track at Preston Workshops

24 May 2017 13:57 PM
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Looking west over the Miller Street tramway bridge

30 January 2016 08:51 AM
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Spare fibreglass stairways for a Z1/Z2 class tram

30 January 2016 08:46 AM
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Spare air-conditioning units for Z/A class trams

30 January 2016 08:45 AM
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Spare fibreglass cabs for Citadis and Combino trams

30 January 2016 08:45 AM
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Track leads into the east end of the redeveloped Preston Workshops

30 January 2016 08:43 AM
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Spare fibreglass cab for a Citadis tram

30 January 2016 08:42 AM
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Track leads into the east end of the redeveloped Preston Workshops

30 January 2016 08:42 AM
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Tracks link the east and west sheds of the redeveloped Preston Workshops

30 January 2016 08:40 AM
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Western entrance to the redeveloped Preston Workshops

30 January 2016 08:37 AM
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Tram loading ramp on Miller Street, outside Preston Workshops

14 November 2015 16:25 PM
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Tram loading ramp on Miller Street, outside Preston Workshops

14 November 2015 16:24 PM
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Handful of B2 class trams stabled in the open air roads at the south end of Preston Workshops

Apparently a number of B2 class trams have now been allocated to Preston Workshops, with tram drivers being ferried in from elsewhere

14 November 2015 16:16 PM
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Track lead into the west end of Preston Workshops

14 November 2015 16:15 PM
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Yet to be commissioned 'Elektroline' signals controlling access to the refurbished sheds

14 November 2015 16:15 PM
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Track lead into the west end of Preston Workshops

14 November 2015 16:15 PM
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Looking east down Miller Street towards the 'Hump'

14 November 2015 16:10 PM
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W2.650 stored in the open at Preston Workshops

9 August 2014 09:09 AM
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Various spare bogies stored out the former Plate Shop

9 August 2014 09:03 AM
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Former 'Plate Shop' rebuilt as a six road tram shed

9 August 2014 09:02 AM
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Test track heads west towards the rest of the internal network

12 April 2014 10:41 AM
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Former 'Plate Shop' at the east end undergoing refurbishment for the E-class trams

12 April 2014 10:41 AM
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Former 'Plate Shop' at the east end undergoing refurbishment for the E-class trams

12 April 2014 10:41 AM
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Northern side of the Miller Street tramway bridge

Note the slope of the abutments - it has been expanded twice: once for the second track, and again for the footpath

12 April 2014 10:41 AM
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