2011

NU0048 : Road sign on the A1

taken 13 years ago, near to Scremerston, Northumberland, England

Road sign on the A1
Road sign on the A1
This is at the Scremeston turn off.
A1 & A1(M), Great North Road

The A1 is the longest numbered road in the UK at 410 miles long. It connects London with Edinburgh, via the east of England.
For much of its path it follows the Great North Road the old coaching route between London and Edinburgh. Several sections of the route are classified as motorway A1(M). The modern A1 bypasses the towns the Great North Road passed through and is dual carriageway for most of its route through England.


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NU0048, 29 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
N Chadwick   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 1 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 27 September, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 0083 4857 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:43.8320N 1:59.3010W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 0085 4856
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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