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File:Greater Manchester UK location map 2.svg


Map of Greater Manchester, UK with the following information shown:

  • Administrative borders
  • Coastline, lakes and rivers
  • Roads and railways
  • Urban areas

The data includes both primary routes and railway lines.

Equirectangular map projection on WGS 84 datum, with N/S stretched 165%

Geographic limits:

  • West: 2.80W
  • East: 1.90W
  • North: 53.70N
  • South: 53.32N
Date 26 September 2010
Source Ordnance Survey OpenData.
  • Administrative borders and coastline data from Boundary-Line product.
  • All other geographic data from Meridian 2 product.
  • Inset derived from England location map.svg by Spischot.
Author Nilfanion, created using Ordnance Survey data
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