SS8846 : High St, Porlock

taken 8 years ago, near to Porlock, Somerset, Great Britain

High St, Porlock
High St, Porlock
A narrow section of the A39.
A39 Road
The A39 is an A road in south west England. It runs south-west from Bath in through Wells, Glastonbury, Street and Bridgwater. It then follows the north coast of Somerset and Devon through Minehead, Porlock, Barnstaple, Bideford, Wadebridge and St Columb Major. It then joins the route of the A30 road for around 5 miles re-emerging near Zelah to head for the south Cornish coast via Truro and Falmouth.
Porlock
Porlock is a small village on the A39 at the foot of the infamous Porlock Hill. The village is below Exmoor and has views over Porlock Bay. The village has a good range of services, mostly geared toward tourists. A recent survey identified that the village has the most elderly population in the country.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 31 December, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 12 January, 2010
Category
Village street   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 887 467 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:12.5556N 3:35.6657W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 887 467
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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