SZ0696 : Kinson: Manor Farm Road

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

Kinson: Manor Farm Road
Kinson: Manor Farm Road
The northernmost part of the Borough of Bournemouth, Manor Farm is at the far end of this sensibly named road. It also leads to the Pelhams leisure centre.

The sign is a nonstandard one, similar to several of the standard-issue council signs over the last 20 years or so, but lacking the council logo or name along the top.

This is photo no.259 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
Friday, 10 April, 2020   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 20 March, 2021
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0698 9685 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.2716N 1:54.1429W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0697 9683
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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