SJ8143 : M6 from Lymes Road

taken 3 years ago, near to Keele, Staffordshire, Great Britain

M6 from Lymes Road
M6 from Lymes Road
The M6 motorway runs from junction 19 of the M1 at the Catthorpe Interchange, near Rugby to the Gretna junction (J45). Here it becomes the A74(M) which continues to Glasgow.
The M6 is the longest motorway in the United Kingdom (232 miles) and one of the busiest. It incorporates the first length of motorway opened in the UK (the Preston bypass in 1958) and forms part of a motorway "Backbone of Britain", running north-south between London and Glasgow via the industrial North of England. It is also part of the east-west route between the Midlands and the east coast ports.


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SJ8143, 21 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 July, 2016
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Roads, Road transport  Woodland, Forest 
Motorway (from Tags)
M6 
Primary Subject of Photo
Motorway 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8180 4384 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.4947N 2:16.3550W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8180 4390
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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