SK3352 : Lay-by by A6 north of Ambergate

taken 4 years ago, near to Whatstandwell, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Lay-by by A6 north of Ambergate
Lay-by by A6 north of Ambergate
Despite the sign appearing to point to the Derbyshire Dales, it indicates a lay-by with information
The A6

The A6 is Britain's fourth longest road and one of the main historic north-south roads in England. It currently runs for 299 miles from Luton in Bedfordshire to Carlisle in Cumbria, although it formerly started at a junction with the A1 at Barnet.

Running north west from Luton, the road travels through Bedford, bypasses Rushden, Kettering and Market Harborough, continues through Leicester, Loughborough, Derby and Matlock before going through the Peak District to Bakewell, Buxton, Stockport, Manchester, Salford, Pendleton, Irlams o' th' Height, Pendlebury, Swinton, Walkden, Little Hulton, Bolton, Chorley, Preston, Lancaster, Kendal and Penrith before reaching Carlisle.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 26 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 12 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Business, Retail, Services  Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Lay-by 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3388 5295 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:4.3629N 1:29.7465W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3390 5292
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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