SP4642 : Southbound M40, Exit Sliproad at Junction 11

taken 3 years ago, near to Overthorpe, Northamptonshire, Great Britain

Southbound M40, Exit Sliproad at Junction 11
Southbound M40, Exit Sliproad at Junction 11
The M40 Motorway runs for 89 miles, connecting the cities of London and Birmingham.

The motorway was built in two sections. The original M40 which was built between 1967 and 1974 ran from London to Oxford, bypassing the congested A40. In the late 1980s and early 1990s it was extended to join the M42 at Solihull in order to provide an alternative to the M1/M6 route between London and Birmingham; the final section being opened in January 1991.


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Date Taken
Thursday, 17 July, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Camera (from Tags)
Nikon P100 
Motorway (from Tags)
M40 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 4691 4237 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:4.6627N 1:19.0157W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 4687 4243
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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