SK0779 : A6/A623 Junction near Dove Holes

taken 7 years ago, near to Dove Holes, Derbyshire, Great Britain

A6/A623 Junction near Dove Holes
A6/A623 Junction near Dove Holes
The A6 is Britain's fourth longest road and one of the main historic north-south roads in England. It currently runs for 299 miles from Luton in Bedfordshire to Carlisle in Cumbria, although it formerly started at a junction with the A1 at Barnet.

Running north west from Luton, the road travels through Bedford, bypasses Rushden, Kettering and Market Harborough, continues through Leicester, Loughborough, Derby and Matlock before going through the Peak District to Bakewell, Buxton, Stockport, Manchester, Salford, Pendleton, Irlams o' th' Height, Pendlebury, Swinton, Walkden, Little Hulton, Bolton, Chorley, Preston, Lancaster, Kendal and Penrith before reaching Carlisle.

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SK0779, 24 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 4 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 12 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Uplands  Roads, Road transport 
Road (from Tags)
A6 
Camera (from Tags)
Nikon P100 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0766 7945 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:18.7160N 1:53.1896W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0762 7947
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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