SZ0895 : Redhill: Coppice View

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

Redhill: Coppice View
Redhill: Coppice View
A fairly recent development - perhaps around 2000, if memory serves, of private semi-detached housing, coming off Redhill Drive and backing onto the vast Redhill Park.

The sign is a modern one, from 2010-15 when this more modern, abstract emblem rather than the traditional town coat of arms as the working logo of the council. It features a no-through road sign, a common arrangement.

This is photo no.86 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
Monday, 13 April, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 April, 2020
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Houses 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0837 9519 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:45.3749N 1:52.9624W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0833 9520
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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