SD8205 : Simister Island

taken 8 years ago, near to Simister, Bury, Great Britain

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Simister Island
Simister Island
Simister Island is a very busy motorway junction. It is junction 18 of the M60 (Manchester Outer Ring Road) and M62 (Main east west link from Liverpool to Hull) and junction 4 of the M66.

This view is taken from Heywood Road. The highest roadway (with the Eddie Stobart lorry) is the M62, from Yorkshire, changing to the anticlockwise M60. Below is the roundabout at the interchange with the slip road to the M60. The M66 passes under the junction and can just be seen through the bridge.
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Date Taken
Friday, 17 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Friday, 17 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Motorway (from Tags)
M60  M62  M66 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8285 0589 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.9616N 2:15.6186W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8291 0567
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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