ST7667 : Slowing for Lower Swainswick

taken 3 years ago, near to Charlcombe, Bath And North East Somerset, Great Britain

Slowing for Lower Swainswick
Slowing for Lower Swainswick
The old Gloucester Road indeed once used to be the main road to the north from Bath. Today it has been largely superseded by the newer dual carriageway not far from here. This has allowed the old tollhouse, with its octagonal profile, to enjoy a distinctly quieter life. See ST7667 : Benchmark on the old Tollhouse for a benchmark on it.
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ST7667, 35 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Thursday, 8 September, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 8 September, 2016
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 7630 6730 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:24.2537N 2:20.5261W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 7628 6734
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Road Sign  Former Tollhouse 

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