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The Walkfo guide to things to do & explore in Beswick, Manchester

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The River Medlock and the Ashton Canal both run through it. Historically in Lancashire, it neighbours the district of Bradford to the east. The two are sometimes referred to as Bradford-with-Beswick. When you visit Beswick, Manchester, Walkfo brings Beswick, Manchester places to life as you travel by foot, bike, bus or car with a mobile phone & headphones.


Beswick, Manchester Places Overview: History, Culture & Facts about Beswick, Manchester

Visit Beswick, Manchester – Walkfo’s stats for the places to visit

With 435 audio plaques & Beswick, Manchester places for you to explore in the Beswick, Manchester area, Walkfo is the world’s largest heritage & history digital plaque provider. The AI continually learns & refines facts about the best Beswick, Manchester places to visit from travel & tourism authorities (like Wikipedia), converting history into an interactive audio experience.

Beswick, Manchester history

Around 1200–1230 it was known as Bexwic and it is believed to be a combination of a personal name and a settlement or dwelling place. At the height of the Industrial Revolution there was less industry here than in Bradford and it was primarily a residential area of terraced houses.

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Visit Beswick, Manchester PlacesYou can visit Beswick, Manchester places with Walkfo Beswick, Manchester to hear history at Beswick, Manchester’s places whilst walking around using the free digital tour app. Walkfo Beswick, Manchester has 435 places to visit in our interactive Beswick, Manchester map, with amazing history, culture & travel facts you can explore the same way you would at a museum or art gallery with information audio headset. With Walkfo, you can travel by foot, bike or bus throughout Beswick, Manchester, being in the moment, without digital distraction or limits to a specific walking route. Our historic audio walks, National Trust interactive audio experiences, digital tour guides for English Heritage locations are available at Beswick, Manchester places, with a AI tour guide to help you get the best from a visit to Beswick, Manchester & the surrounding areas.

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Best Beswick, Manchester places to visit

Beswick, Manchester has places to explore by foot, bike or bus. Below are a selection of the varied Beswick, Manchester’s destinations you can visit with additional content available at the Walkfo Beswick, Manchester’s information audio spots:

Beswick, Manchester photo Longsight Electric TMD
Longsight Electric TMD is an AC electric railway locomotive traction maintenance depot situated in Longsight, Manchester, England . The depot code is LG (9A 1950 – 1973). It is one of the largest train depots in the United Kingdom and can hold 179 carriages at one time .
Beswick, Manchester photo Victoria Baths
Victoria Baths opened to the public in 1906 and cost £59,144 to build . Manchester City Council closed the baths in 1993 and the building was left empty . A multimillion-pound restoration project began in 2007 and is on English Heritage’s Heritage at Risk Register .
Beswick, Manchester photo Edgar Wood Centre
Edgar Wood Centre was designed by Edgar Wood in 1903 . Nikolaus Pevsner considered it “the only religious building in Lancashire that would be indispensable in a survey of twentieth century church design in all England” Grade I listed building is on Heritage at Risk Register .
Beswick, Manchester photo Victoria Park, Manchester
Victoria Park is a suburban area of Manchester, England . Victoria Park lies approximately two miles south of Manchester city centre . It is located between Rusholme and Longsight .
Beswick, Manchester photo Dalton-Ellis Hall
Dalton-Ellis Hall is a hall of residence complex at the University of Manchester . It is situated in the south of the city on Conyngham Road in Victoria Park, next to St Chrysostom’s Church . It has 279 male and female residents in catered accommodation .
Beswick, Manchester photo Ardwick
Ardwick is a district of Manchester in North West England, one mile south east of the city centre . The population of the Ardwick Ward at the 2011 census was 19,250 . Historically in Lancashire, by the mid-nineteenth century Ardwick had grown from being a village into a wealthy suburb of Manchester . By the end of that century it had become heavily industrialised .
Beswick, Manchester photo O2 Apollo Manchester
The O2 Apollo Manchester is a concert venue in Ardwick Green, Manchester . It is a Grade II listed building with a capacity of 3,500 (2,514 standing, 986 seats)
Beswick, Manchester photo Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education
The Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE) is part of the Manchester Pharmacy School, in the University of Manchester . In May 1991, CPPE was created as a direct response to the perceived lack of continuing professional development support given to community pharmacists .
Beswick, Manchester photo Appleby Lodge
Appleby Lodge is a set of three-storey 1930s blocks of flats with eight entrance doors . The blocks are in a U-shape around a central garden in Rusholme, Manchester .
Beswick, Manchester photo Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Manchester
The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at The University of Manchester is one of the oldest earth and environmental science departments in the UK . The Department takes roughly 100 new undergraduates and 140 postgraduates each year .

Visit Beswick, Manchester plaques

Beswick, Manchester Plaques 171
Beswick, Manchester has 171 physical plaques in tourist plaque schemes for you to explore via Walkfo Beswick, Manchester plaques audio map when visiting. Plaques like National Heritage’s “Blue Plaques” provide visual geo-markers to highlight points-of-interest at the places where they happened – and Walkfo’s AI has researched additional, deeper content when you visit Beswick, Manchester using the app. Experience the history of a location when Walkfo local tourist guide app triggers audio close to each Beswick, Manchester plaque. Explore Plaques & History has a complete list of Hartlepool’s plaques & Hartlepool history plaque map.