Greengate, Greater Manchester
For postal purposes Greengate lies within the Manchester postal district (M24, Middleton).
British aircraft manufacturer Avro, later BAE Chadderton, built a factory at Greengate in 1938–39. It was one of the largest employers in the area. The BAE factory was closed in 2012 and purchased later that year by NOV (National Oilwell Varco), an American multinational working in oil and gas.
Stagecoach Manchester provides the following bus services along Greengate -
114 - to Middleton via Alkrington and Manchester City Centre via Moston and Collyhurst.
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