SX9064 : Junction in Chelston

near to Cockington, Torbay, Great Britain

Junction in Chelston
Junction in Chelston
An absorbing road junction, but awkward to capture in full. Ashfield Road heads to the right; no sooner has Marcombe Road turned off it to the left, than Ruckamore Road turns left off that. A wide area of tarmac is one result. Out of sight on the left is Ashfield Gardens, which isn't a road at all - see SX9064 : Ashfield Gardens, Torquay. So close-packed are these roads in Chelston that many have just one row of houses between them; the houses on the north side of Ruckamore Road, for instance, back onto Marcombe Road, while the houses on the south side of Ruckamore Road are actually on Ashfield Gardens, if you see what I mean.
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2012
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Date Taken
Monday, 24 September, 2012   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 2 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9022 6406 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:27.9635N 3:32.8894W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9023 6404
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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