SZ0696 : West Howe: Anstey Road

taken 1 year ago, near to Kinson, Bournemouth, Great Britain

West Howe: Anstey Road
West Howe: Anstey Road
Anstey Road is one of the main routes through this northwest section of the large West Howe 1950s council estate.

The road sign is a standard, simple Bournemouth 1980s nameplate, affixed to a lamppost facing those coming out from Baker Road.

This is photo no.12 of a series of 451 in my coronavirus lockdown walking project
See Link for the complete set of photos.
My coronavirus lockdown walking project :: SZ0795

In response to the global coronavirus pandemic, on 23 March 2020 the government announced a lockdown which effectively confined people to their homes, apart from essential journeys which included vital shopping, to help vulnerable people, and one period of exercise per day.

There was speculation about whether driving to a place of exercise, such as a beauty spot, was acceptable and guidelines were quickly made, that exercise should take place locally and direct from home.

So I drew a 2km radius around my home on a map and set out to walk along, across or past every named street and footpath within this circle.

I found that there are 451 such roads/paths, not including roads whose postal address is part of another road already included (such as some Courts, Terraces and Mews).

I undertook to take a photo of a sign for each one, mainly with some context of the road itself. They can all be viewed, along with my 2km map, here: Link

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Date Taken
Thursday, 16 April, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 19 April, 2020
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0619 9640 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.0293N 1:54.8155W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0617 9639
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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