SZ0894 : Moordown: Comley Road

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

Moordown: Comley Road
Moordown: Comley Road
This street of detached houses comes towards us from Elmes Road and comes to an end, with Delhi Road at 90 to our right.

The road sign is a standard one from around 2000-2006, perhaps a little earlier, featuring the borough coat of arms, but is an unframed version set high on a lamp post rather than the usual position on two posts.

This is photo no.80 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
Friday, 17 April, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 April, 2020
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0859 9486 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:45.1966N 1:52.7758W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0860 9489
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Detached Houses  Road  Road Sign  Suburb 

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