SZ0897 : Northbourne: Bridge Place

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

Northbourne: Bridge Place
Northbourne: Bridge Place
A small cul-de-sac off the main A347 New Road, with housing only on one side and at the end because it directly abuts the River Stour, just to our right.

The sign is a modern one, erected around 2018, by which time the council had replaced the coloured logo, which had been prone to fading after a while, to simple wording BOURNEMOUTH BOROUGH COUNCIL in smaller type.

This is photo no.48 of a series of 453 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
Wednesday, 15 April, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 21 April, 2020
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0800 9709 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.4003N 1:53.2747W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0803 9707
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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