SP5579 : Catthorpe Interchange

taken 1 year ago, near to Swinford, Leicestershire, Great Britain

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Catthorpe Interchange
Catthorpe Interchange
Seen from the Shawell Road bridge, the M1 approaches Catthorpe Intrchange where the motorway connects with the M6 and the A14. Compare with SP5579 : Catthorpe Interchange taken three year earlier when the junction was undergoing major reconstruction.
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
Wednesday, 21 March, 2018   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 27 March, 2018
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 5590 7938 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:24.5746N 1:10.7792W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 5588 7946
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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