SZ0894 : Ensbury Park: Beswick Gardens

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

Ensbury Park: Beswick Gardens
Ensbury Park: Beswick Gardens
A modern infill cul-de-sac built in the last five years or so, this photo of the road sign does not provide any meaningful view of the housing along the road. It comes off Beswick Avenue in its northernmost, dead-end section.

The sign, in the font Arial Bold, is not of any standard council design so I presume was put up by the developer rather than the local authority.

This is photo no.38 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
Friday, 10 April, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 20 April, 2020
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sign 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0804 9477 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:45.1485N 1:53.2437W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0802 9478
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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