NZ0314 : Dicey bend

taken 8 years ago, near to Boldron, County Durham, Great Britain

Dicey bend
Dicey bend
Getting out of the village (which doesn't get gritted or ploughed until everything else is clear) is the first hazard on the school run from Boldron, but this downhill bend to the bridge over Thorsgill Beck is the most likely to get you in these conditions. Most people end up in the ditch, rather than hitting the wall, which is perhaps less damaging than coming the other way, but does need a tractor to pull you out afterwards.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 7 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 7 January, 2010
Category
Road > Road bends   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0354 1489 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:31.7568N 1:56.8088W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0353 1486
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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