NY4327 : The old A66 east of Penruddock

taken 7 years ago, near to Penruddock, Cumbria, Great Britain

The old A66 east of Penruddock
The old A66 east of Penruddock
It is difficult to believe that this was once the main road from Penrith to Keswick! Of course after the A66 was realigned, sections such as this which are no longer 'needed' (e.g. because they link to other minor roads) are left for nature to take slowly back. In this instance the old road is probably still used as an access to the adjacent field.
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Date Taken
Monday, 5 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 11 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Former (from Tags)
Main Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 4340 2752 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:38.3764N 2:52.7082W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 4334 2752
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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