SK2860 : Bus shelter, Bakewell Road (A6), Matlock

taken 1 month ago, near to Matlock, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Bus shelter, Bakewell Road (A6), Matlock
Bus shelter, Bakewell Road (A6), Matlock
The A6 is Britain's fourth longest road and one of the main historic north-south roads in England. It currently runs for 299 miles from Luton in Bedfordshire to Carlisle in Cumbria, although it formerly started at a junction with the A1 at Barnet.

Running north west from Luton, the road travels through Bedford, bypasses Rushden, Kettering and Market Harborough, continues through Leicester, Loughborough, Derby and Matlock before going through the Peak District to Bakewell, Buxton, Stockport, Manchester, Salford, Pendleton, Irlams o' th' Height, Pendlebury, Swinton, Walkden, Little Hulton, Bolton, Chorley, Preston, Lancaster, Kendal and Penrith before reaching Carlisle.

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Date Taken
Friday, 1 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 7 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bus Shelter 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2883 6075 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:8.5873N 1:34.2269W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2886 6071
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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