NS3530 : Layby on the Northbound A78

taken 4 months ago, near to Loans, South Ayrshire, Great Britain

Layby on the Northbound A78
Layby on the Northbound A78
The A78 runs for 42 miles between Greenock and Prestwick. For much of its route, it follows the northern section of the Ayrshire coast. Although it is classified as a primary road throughout its length, the standard varies. Much of the road is single carriageway, both for a short distance through Greenock and a 21-mile stretch between Inverkip and Ardrossan. The rest is dual carriageway; between the Eglinton and Warrix interchanges there are in fact 3 lanes in each direction, and the road is constructed to motorway standard (with full grade separation at junctions) except for a lack of hard shoulders.

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 September, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 5 January, 2020
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Road (from Tags)
A78 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 351 303 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:32.3468N 4:36.8397W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 351 302
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Dual Carriageway  Primary Road  Layby  Parking 

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