Longsight Diesel TMD

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Longsight Diesel TMD
Location Longsight, Manchester, United Kingdom
Coordinates 53°27′53″N 2°12′09″W / 53.4647°N 2.2026°W / 53.4647; -2.2026Coordinates: 53°27′53″N 2°12′09″W / 53.4647°N 2.2026°W / 53.4647; -2.2026
OS grid SJ865964
Depot code(s) LO (1973-)[1]
Type Diesel
BR region London Midland Region
Former depot code(s) 9A (1948-1973)[1]

Longsight Diesel TMD is a railway diesel locomotive traction maintenance depot (TMD) situated in Longsight, Manchester, England. The depot code is LO. The depot is located 1 12 mi (2.4 km) south of Manchester Piccadilly on the eastern side of the line to Stockport.[2] There are various roads in which individual train sets can be overhauled.


In 1987, the depot had an allocation of Class 08s and DMUs. Although, Classes 31 and 47 could also usually be seen stabled at the depot.[3]

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  1. ^ a b "The all-time guide to UK Shed and Depot Codes" (PDF). TheRailwayCentre.com. 5 May 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 December 2013. Retrieved 25 August 2016. 
  2. ^ Marsden 1987, pp. 76–77
  3. ^ Webster, Greengrass & Greaves 1987, p. 52


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