NZ3855 : Cycle route NCN1 in Sunderland

taken 5 years ago, near to Sunderland, Great Britain

Cycle route NCN1 in Sunderland
Cycle route NCN1 in Sunderland
The path in the centre of the image forms part of National Cycle Network route 1 (NCN1), a long-distance cycle route from Dover to the Shetland islands up the eastern side of Britain. The path follows the route of a former railway into Sunderland.

This image was taken in April, while trees were in blossom.
National Cycle Network Route 1
National Route 1 of the National Cycle Network is a long distance cycle route connecting Dover and the Shetland Islands mainly via the east coast of England and Scotland. The route is all signed and open except between London and Woodbridge (in Suffolk) and between Whitby and Staithes (in Yorkshire).
The National Cycle Network
The National Cycle Network is a network of cycle routes. It was created by the charity Sustrans LinkExternal link (Sustainable Transport), aided by a National Lottery grant.

Many routes aim to minimise contact with motor traffic, though 70% of them are on roads.[2] In some cases the NCN uses pedestrian routes, disused railways, minor roads, canal towpaths, or traffic-calmed routes in towns and cities.
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NZ3855, 24 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 19 April, 2014   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 22 April, 2014
Geographical Context
Paths  Suburb, Urban fringe 
County (from Tags)
Tyne & Wear 
Place (from Tags)
Wearside  Sunderland 
Primary Subject of Photo
Cycle Route 
Season (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3857 5566 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:53.6517N 1:24.0103W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3857 5564
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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