SO9710 : A417 1 mile to Parking and Toilets

taken 4 years ago, near to Winstone, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

A417 1 mile to Parking and Toilets
A417 1 mile to Parking and Toilets
One of the few new cross-country routes created in recent years, the A417 and A419 together form a strategic link between the M4 (junction 15) with the M5 at Gloucester (junction 11A). The major new dual-carriageway route connects Swindon, Cirencester, Cheltenham and Gloucester, and longer distances destinations via the two motorway corridors.

When it was first designated in 1922, the A419 ran from Hungerford, Berkshire, to Gloucester. The section from Cirencester to Gloucester was renumbered the A417 before the Second World War, and the A419 was extended from Cirencester to Stroud. The A417 is a 96 mile trunk road between Streatley in Berkshire to Hope Under Dinmore in Herefordshire.


LinkExternal link cbrd Motorway database
LinkExternal link Wikipedia (A417)
LinkExternal link Wikipedia (A419)


See other images of The A417/A419 Trunk Route
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Julian P Guffogg and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SO9710, 5 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 7 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 5 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Road (from Tags)
A417 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9702 1012 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:47.3836N 2:2.6764W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9708 1003
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Road Sign 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph (Fourth Visitor for SO9710)
This page has been viewed about 25 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register