SJ9091 : Crossing Brinnington Road

near to Stockport, Great Britain

Crossing Brinnington Road
Crossing Brinnington Road
A white line separates pedestrians from cyclist at this crossing of Brinnington Road. It leads via part of the burial grounds of Brunswick Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, which stood on this site from 1848 to 1955, to Portwood roundabout.
Portwood Roundabout
The Portwood roundabout is at junction 27 of the M60 motorway. There is a westbound entry slip road and an eastbound exit slip road. The other roads leading on to the roundabout are Tiviot Way, the A626 from Lancashire Hill; Crookilley Way, the new A560 built at the same time as the M60 from the westbound exit of the motorway; Carrington Road, the original A560 from Bredbury, now the B6104; St Mary's Way, the A626 from Marple; Great Portwood Street, the A560 out of Stockport. A busway allows Eastbound buses to cross the roundabout rather than go round it. In 2012 an additional road off the roundabout was constructed leading into the Spark Business Park. Inside the roundabout are the remains of the burial ground of Brunswick Wesleyan Methodist Chapel which stood on the site from 1848 to 1955. A series of subways and paths are provided for cyclists and pedestrians.
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2012
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Date Taken
Friday, 31 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 2 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Burial ground, Crematorium  Paths 
Date (from Tags)
1972  1851 
Place (from Tags)
Portwood 
Former (from Tags)
Churchyard  Burial Ground 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9037 9106 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.9753N 2:8.7812W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9042 9107
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