ST4718 : A303, Fosse Way

taken 4 years ago, near to Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset, Great Britain

A303, Fosse Way
A303, Fosse Way
A303 Road

The A303 is a main trunk road running 92 miles between Basingstoke and Honiton. Along with the A30 and M3 it forms a major route between London and the South West. Much of the road is dual carriageway, but some stretches remain single and prone to congestion.

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Fosse Way

A Roman Road that joined Exeter with Lincoln. It also passed through Leicester,Cirencester and Bath.
It was remarkably straight, and many modern roads follow its route. It had junctions with Watling Street and Ermine Street amongst others.
It was probably built before 180 AD.

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Date Taken
Friday, 21 October, 2016   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4727 1831 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:57.7073N 2:45.1322W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4730 1834
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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