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Guide Bridge, Tameside

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Guide Bridge, Tameside

Guide Bridge is an area of Audenshaw, in the Metropolitan Borough of Tameside, Greater Manchester, England. Historically a part of Lancashire, Guide Bridge formed as a village built around an eponymous bridge over the Ashton Canal and lies west of the town of Ashton-under-Lyne.
Post townAshton-under-Lyne
Administrative CountyTameside
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ9298
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0161
Population1,659 (2001 census)

Guide Bridge, Tameside in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Guide Bridge, hamlet with ry. sta., Ashton-under-Lyne par., SE. Lancashire, 5 miles NE. of Stockport.

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