SU9289 : Northbound M40 Approaching Junction 3

taken 6 years ago, near to Wooburn Green, Buckinghamshire, Great Britain

Northbound M40 Approaching Junction 3
Northbound M40 Approaching Junction 3
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
Friday, 17 May, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 July, 2013
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Motorway (from Tags)
M40 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 921 895 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:35.8411N 0:40.2343W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 922 895
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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