High Street Metrolink station
High Street Metrolink station in 1993, visible on the left
Location of High Street in Greater Manchester
|Place||Manchester city centre|
|Fare zone information|
|Metrolink Zone||D (City)|
|Opened||27 April 1992
|Closed||10 August 1998|
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High Street Metrolink station was a tram stop on Greater Manchester's light rail Metrolink network, located in Manchester city centre, England. It was on the east side of High Street opposite Manchester Arndale, between Shudehill Metrolink station and Market Street Metrolink station.
The stop opened on 27 April 1992. Market Street (which opened the same day, and was just around the corner) and High Street Metrolink stops effectively formed a single station staggered across a road junction, with different stop names for each platform: southbound vehicles (going towards Piccadilly Gardens and St Peter's Square) stopped at the High Street stop, and northbound vehicles (going towards Victoria) stopped at Market Street.
Market Street was modified to handle traffic in both directions when the street was closed to traffic, and the High Street platform was demolished in 1998 after six years' service.
|Preceding station||Manchester Metrolink||Following station|
|Altrincham - Bury Line||
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