Altrincham Railway Station

Your itinerary for Altrincham when discovering Amazing Women by Rail .... 

Across the road from the station is the tourist information centre at Altrincham Library, Stamford New Road (WA14 1EJ).

Around the town and locally in Bowdon, there are several blue plaques to see :

Helen Allingham 16, Market Street (WA14 1QB)
Alison Uttley, Downs House, 13, Higher Downs, Bowdon (WA14 2QL).

Another children's author, Juliana Ewing, lived next door at 14, Higher Downs.

A visit to Dunham Massey Hall and Estate (WA14 4SJ) is recommended.

You will learn a lot about women's lives both upstairs and downstairs.

The parkland offers wonderful walks.

Catch a Number 5 bus from the Interchange.  

Trafford Local Studies Centre at Sale Waterside (M33 7ZF) is only four stops away on Metrolink and across the road from the Sale Metrolink Station.