SZ0694 : West Howe: Common Lane

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

West Howe: Common Lane
West Howe: Common Lane
This path runs from Turbary Park Avenue to Maclean Road, and has been given a name in fairly recent years as a safety initiative so that one can report one's location more simply if there is an incident. See SZ0694 : West Howe: Common Lane sign on footpath U03 for further discussion and links to further photos along the footpath.

This is photo no.81 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
Saturday, 18 April, 2020   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 28 April, 2020
Geographical Context
Paths  Suburb, Urban fringe 
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Path 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0607 9493 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:45.2363N 1:54.9191W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0606 9491
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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