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Manchester

United Kingdom

Latitude Is: 53' 30'' N
Longitude Is: 2' 15'' W

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12 Aug 2020




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About Manchester - United Kingdom

Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in North West England with an estimated population of 512,000. It lies within the United Kingdom's second most populous urban area Greater Manchester which has a population of 2,553,379. Manchester is located in the south-central part of North West England, fringed by the Cheshire Plain to the south and the Pennines to the north and east, and an arc of towns with which it forms a continuous conurbation. The local authority is Manchester City Council, and the city's inhabitants are referred to as Mancunians /mæŋkˈjuːnɪənz/. The recorded history of Manchester began with the civilian settlement associated with the Roman fort of Mamucium, which was established in c. 79 CE on a sandstone bluff near the confluence of the rivers Medlock and Irwell. Historically, Manchester was in Lancashire, although areas of Cheshire, south of the River Mersey were incorporated into the city during the 20thSee More