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Manchester Metrolink — Droylsden Line construction

 
Holt Town track base construction, 12 March 2010
Holt Town track base construction, 12 March 2010 (96.3KB)
Heavy duty concrete piling rigs were used to create concrete retaining walls for this section of track. Precast beams were placed with ends on the walls, then rebar and more concrete formed a solid track base. This is required as the trees to right are on the bank of the River Medlock .
12 March 2010
picture by John McCarthy
2 July 2010