ST6071 : Vale Street, Totterdown, Bristol

taken 12 years ago, near to Knowle, Bristol, England

Vale Street, Totterdown, Bristol
Vale Street, Totterdown, Bristol
Viewed from Park Street looking up towards Upper Street and Arnos Street.
Totterdown has many steep streets. This part of Vale Street is the steepest one, and is a candidate for the steepest residential street in England. A sign at the top of the gradient shows 1 in 4 for the 80 metre descent. For the steepest section, the few metres in the foreground alongside the steps, one source states a gradient of 35% (1 in 2.86). Cars are parked sideways as a safety measure.

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Date Taken
Thursday, 8 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 12 June, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 6036 7151 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:26.4712N 2:34.3031W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 6030 7146
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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