SD4762 : Ryelands Road - Lancaster

taken 12 years ago, near to Lancaster, Lancashire, Great Britain

Ryelands Road - Lancaster
Ryelands Road - Lancaster
Seen here is a part of Ryelands Road that was known as the 'Bull Ring' because the road in this area of the 1930s Council Estate was oval. Quite a number of the houses have been demolished giving parts of Ryelands Estate open areas in a radical plan of recent years. The junction on the left is the cul-de-sac of Artle Place, which is named after Artle Beck in the Lune valley. Artle Beck flows into the south bank of the River Lune four and one fifth of a mile east as the crow flies, near the village of Caton. Indeed I was happy to discover as a boy that the place names on Ryelands were named after beautiful valleys and fells etc in NW Lancashire. Wonderful places that I would visit on my push bike in late boyhood and early teens.
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SD4762, 230 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 January, 2010
Category
Council housing estate   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 470 626 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:3.4187N 2:48.6129W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 470 626
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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