9A LONGSIGHT
The shed is on the east side of the Stockport Edgeley line about 1½ miles south of Manchester Piccadilly Station. The yard is partially visible from the line.

Turn left outside the main entrance to Manchester Piccadilly Station into London Road, and continue into Downing Street and Ardwick Green South. Fork left into Hyde Road and after about one mile fork right into Redgate Lane. A cinder path leads to the shed from the right-hand side of this lane. Walking time 45 minutes.
From Longsight Station (only open for special excursion trains to Belle Vue Gardens).

Turn left outside the station into Kirkmanshulme Lane. Fork left into Olwen Avenue and turn left into Redgate Lane. A cinder path leads to the shed from the left-hand side of this lane. Walking time 5 minutes.

See also under Manchester.

Note.—The electric depot is adjacent.
9B STOCKPORT (EDGELEY)
The shed is on the west side of the line, south of Stockport Edgeley Station. The yard is visible from the line.

Go straight ahead outside Stockport Edgeley Station along Station Road. Turn right into Wellington Road and right again into Greek Street. Turn left into Shaw Heath and right into Booth Street. A cinder path leads to the shed from a gate on the left-hand side of this road. Walking time l0 minutes.

See also under Manchester.
9D BUXTON
The shed is on the east side of the L.N.W. Stockport line north of the station. The yard is partially visible from the line.

Turn left outside the Western platforms or right outside the Midland platforms of Buxton Station into the approach road. Continue through the large gates and along the goods yard road. turn left at the end into Charles Street. Turn left into Lightwood Road, and right just before the railway over-bridge into Hogshaw Villas Road. Turn left almost immediately into an opening. Go through the gate at the end and turn right along a cinder path. This leads along the top of an embankment to the shed. Walking time I5 minutes.
9E TRAFFORD PARK
The shed is on the north side of the line about one mile east of Trafford Park and Stretford Station. The yard is not visible from the line.

Turn right outside the west exit of Warwick Road Station. Go along Warwick Road and continue into Warwick Road North (crossing the main Chester Road). Turn left into Railwav Road and right along a cinder path opposite the end of Ravenswood Road. This path leads to the shed. Walking time 15 minutes.

See also under Manchester.

WARRINGTON (CENTRAL)
The locomotives stand at the south side of Warrington Central Station. There is no shed building. Entrance is effected from the station platform.
9F HEATON MERSEY
The shed is at the south side of the fork of the Cheadle and Didsbury lines west of Tiviot Dale Station. The yard is partially visible from the line.

From Stockport Edgeley Station
Go straight ahead outside the station along Station Road and turn left into Wellington Road. Descend the flight of steps into Mersey Square, and proceed along Chestergate in a westerly direction. Continue along Brinksway and Stockport Road for about a mile. Turn right into Gorsey Bank Road and a cinder path leads from the right-hand side across a river to the shed. Walking time 30 minutes.

From Stockport Tiviot Dale Station
Turn left outside the station into Lancashire Hill and continue into Bridge Street. turn right into Great Underbank, continue into Chestergate, and continue as stated above. Walking time 35 minutes.

Note.—Bus service 39 (Cheadle) and 40 (Gatley) operate from Mersey Square past the end of Gorsey Bank Road.

See also under Manchester.
9G GORTON
The shed is on the north side of the line between Ashburys, and Gorton and Openshaw Stations. The yard is partially visible from the line.

Turn left outside Ashburys Station into Pottery Lane and right into Ashton Old Road. Turn right into Widnes Street and the shed entrance is a door on the right-hand side. Walking time 15 minutes.

See also under Manchester.

REDDISH (Electric and diesel depot)
The shed is on the west side of a goods line about two miles south of Fairfield Station.

Cross Gorton Road outside Reddish North Station and proceed along Station Road. Immediately after crossing the railway bridge turn right into a cinder path leading to Wayland Road. The shed entrance is on the right at the end of this path. Walking time 10 minutes.

See also under Manchester.

Other Sub-sheds: DINTING, GUIDE BRIDGE