NT1025 : A701, Glenveg

taken 4 months ago, near to Hearthstane, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

A701, Glenveg
A701, Glenveg
At one time, the A701 was the major road between Edinburgh and Dumfries. The southern section between Dumfries and Beattock is still a trunk road, forming the primary route link between Dumfries and the A74(M) for northbound Glasgow/Edinburgh traffic. The northern section has now been largely downgraded in favour of the A74M/A702 route to Edinburgh but is popular with some (particularly motorcyclists) as an alternative to the A7 or A702 routes and it is signposted as a scenic route to Edinburgh from the motorway.

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NT1025, 24 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 6 March, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 27 June, 2020
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Road (from Tags)
A701 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 106 256 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:30.9786N 3:24.9945W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 107 257
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Scottish Borders  Tweed Valley 

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