SK4631 : M1 near Sawley

taken 2 months ago, near to Sawley, Derbyshire, Great Britain

M1 near Sawley
M1 near Sawley
Crossing one of the flood relief viaducts as the motorway crosses the Trent Valley.
M1 Motorway
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.
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Date Taken
Monday, 1 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 3 January, 2018
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Roads, Road transport 
Motorway (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4651 3163 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:52.8079N 1:18.6201W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4655 3174
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Road Viaduct  Flood Channel 

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