TQ5272 : A2 near Dartford

taken 5 years ago, near to Wilmington, Kent, Great Britain

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A2 near Dartford
A2 near Dartford
The A2 trunk road, passing close to Dartford.

This image was taken from a bridge carrying a minor road over the A2.
A2 Road

The A2 runs 72 miles from Borough TQ3279 : Great Dover St in London to Dover, through Kent, formerly known as the Dover Road or Great Dover Road. It follows roughly the course of the Roman Watling Street and historically it has always been an important road because it connects London with Canterbury and the port of Dover. In the 18th and 19th century it was turnpiked and given its present designation in the 1920s.

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TQ5272, 56 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 31 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 17 September, 2016
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Road (from Tags)
Dual Carriageway  A2  A Road 
Near (from Tags)
Wilmington  Dartford 
County (from Tags)
Kent 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5242 7271 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:25.9737N 0:11.4778E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5239 7271
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Dual Carriageway  A Road (Classified A)  Trunk Road 

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