SK4589 : M1 near Whiston

taken 4 years ago, near to Whiston, Rotherham, Great Britain

M1 near Whiston
M1 near Whiston
The M1 is a north–south motorway connecting London to Leeds, where it joins the A1(M) near Aberford. It was the first motorway to be completed in the United Kingdom.
The motorway is 193 miles long and was constructed in four phases. Most of the motorway was opened between 1959 and 1968 but the southern end was extended in 1977 and the northern end was extended in 1999.


See other images of M1 Motorway
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SK4589, 33 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 8 August, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 23 February, 2016
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Motorway (from Tags)
M1 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 457 892 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:23.8971N 1:18.8322W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 458 892
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 54 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register