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Photo listing : cycleways (good practice)

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This listing only shows photos within Haxby.
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[Image taken 18.7.22] Terry Avenue, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] A second pier/breakout space. See also: #184909. All images Terry Ave today: #184906 and links.

[Image taken 18.7.22] Terry Avenue, York. One of the several piers/breakout spaces (see also: #184911) offering a view of the river, seating and serenity away from the 'thoroughfare' that Terry Ave can be when busy. Pre-Terry Ave closure im ... [more]

[Image taken 10.7.22] Rowntree Park, York, [NOTE: No street view at this location.] There was an ice cream van at the other entrance when we arrived. (Or possibly the same one.) That one as this had its engine running. Air pollution. This o ... [more]

[Image taken 9.7.22] Stirling Road, junction with Wigginton Road, York. The foliage has been cut back. Context: #181792.

[Image taken 9.7.22] Wigginton Road direction of Haxby Cycleway/Haxby. The foliage has been cut right back - that swathe of yellow grass. This has improved the sightlines and the width of the route for people walking and cycling. Other imag ... [more]

[Image taken 16.6.22] Stirling Road, York. Other image here today and links: #183603.

[Image taken 16.6.22] Stirling Road, York. The greenery on the edge of the Marrtree site had taken over the pedestrian side of the offroad segregated route. It further reduced the already inadequate sightline. I saw today it has been cut. O ... [more]

[Image taken 26.4.22] Haxby Cycleway, New Earswick, Huntington/Haxby/York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The sheep pen barriers/obstructions (see: #180450) have been gone (again) for a couple of weeks. This is a steep incline. Yo ... [more]

[Image taken on 28.3.22] Bootham Park Hospital grounds, Bootham, York. View looking towards Bootham. The route is quiet, accessible, slightly downhill, in this direction. It provides a good and well drained surface. It is important it has b ... [more]

[Image taken 21.3.22] Stirling Road, York looking towards the Wigginton Road roundabout, with Roko health club on the right, York. I don't recall there being a bank of daffs here last year. Alleviates the prevailing grey of the tarmac surfa ... [more]

[UPDATE: 15.4.22] Saw both barriers have been removed again. [UPDATE: 21.3.22 The removal was all too temporary: #180450.] [Image taken 19.3.22] Haxby Cycleway, New Earswick, Huntington/Haxby/York. [Note: No street view at this location.] I ... [more]

[Image taken 22.1.22] Haxby Road, junction with Haxby Cycleway, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] This is the only example of correctly matched tactile paving I pass, ie that conforms with Figure 28: Profile and plan of segregat ... [more]

[Image taken 3.1.22] Gate to/from Wigginton Road, Bootham Stray, Wigginton Road end, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context and links: #177232.

[Image taken 3.1.22] Bootham Stray, Wigginton Road end, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context and links: #177232.

[Image taken 3.1.22] Bootham Stray, Wigginton Road end, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context and links: #177232.

[Image taken 3.1.22] Bootham Stray, Wigginton Road end, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context and links: #177232.

[Image taken 3.1.22] Bootham Stray, Wigginton Road end, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context and links: #177232.

[Image taken 3.1.22] Bootham Stray, Wigginton Road end, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Taken to show what it looks like – how wide and attractive the route is when it’s been cleared of vegetation. Compare with this image: ... [more]

[Image taken 25.11.21] Eccles Close, junction with Manor Lane, York. Cyclist’s eye view of approaching a raised table. Context: #176159 and links.

[Image taken 13.7.21] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Hedges have now been cut back. Compare with: #171941. Other images here today: #175982, #175983. Other images today: #175971 and links.

The Millennium Bridge

Millennium Bridge

[Image taken 18.9.21] Haxby Road, York. Re-marked, improved (segregated) offroad walking and cycling link leading to Joseph Rowntree School. See #174335 and links.

[Image taken 18.9.21] Haxby Road, York. New markings have appeared on the pavement outside Joseph Rowntree School (www.josephrowntree.co.uk) and changes have been made to the crossing see: #174339. Other images here today: #174336, #174337, ... [more]

[Image taken 20.7.21] Marygate car park, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Cutting of the foliage growing through and over the fence alongside the York-Scarborough railway. It was restricting the width of this critical cycle-pe ... [more]

[Image taken 31.5.21] Butcher Terrace, York. The drop kerb has been extended. Compare with: https://goo.gl/maps/dnXUQ9xDR5j2Xzjr6 On 20 Mar 2020 the then York Walking/Cycling Officer said he would ask the Environment Agency to do this as pa ... [more]

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. Wildflowers at the rail station end of Scarborough Bridge. See also (today): #169803, other dates, other locations: #169771 and links

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. The bridge is not only functional it enhances the riverscape. More images of this bridge today: #169805, and links

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. This is a panoramic image. This bridge over the River Ouse is straight. Other images of this bridge today: #169806, #169807, #169808, #169810, #169811, #169812, #169813, #169814. Royal Mail so ... [more]

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. Even children in pushchairs can see the views - of activity on the river - from this version of the bridge. When the trees are leafless you can see the Minster too. Only tall people could see ... [more]

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. Wildflowers at the Marygate car park end of Scarborough rail line. See also (today): #169804, other dates, other locations: #169771 and links. Scarborough Bridge images today: #169805 and lin ... [more]

[Image taken 6.5.21] Marygate car park, York. This link is important for work, leisure, tourism, community and… schools. All images of the newly reopened route (first week of May 2021) see: #168548 and links.

[Image taken 18.4.21] Clifton Moor Gate, York. There's a huge disconnect between the new provision across Clifton Moor Gate and the routes to and from it. For example, Hurricane Way, is permeable only to people on foot and on cycles at the ... [more]

[Image taken 18.4.21] Clifton Moor Gate, York. Looking towards the central reservation. Shows typical crossers and crossing format – family/sociable. Central reservation see also: #167360, #167361, #167363. Images of the remainder of the ... [more]

[Image taken 18.4.21] Clifton Moor Gate, York. Shape of the new central reservation. There are two lanes of ‘all’ traffic either side. There are several retail parks either side with DIY outlets and supermarkets - so people may have lug ... [more]

[Image taken 21.321] [Image taken 21.3.21] Nr Royal Mail sorting office, Leeman Road/Esplanade, York. NOTE: No streetview at this location. Improved sightlines from/to the ped-cycle routes at the Ouse on the corner of the Royal Mail buildin ... [more]

[Image taken 26.2.21] Compost John descends from the accessible iteration of Scarborough bridge, York to the original motor traffic-free route through Marygate carpark. His rig is nearly 4m long and requires a wide turning circle. See also: ... [more]

[Image taken 26.2.21] In Marygate carpark, York, Compost John joins the steeper of the two slopes up to Scarborough bridge. The bridge crosses the Ouse, leads directly into the rail station and creates an accessible corridor to/from other p ... [more]

The excellent new Scarborough Bridge, York (NCN route 65), replacing a narrow bridge with stepped access.

Ramp to the excellent new Scarborough Bridge, York (NCN route 65), replacing a narrow bridge with stepped access.

Erstwhile cattle creep, now a tunnel under the A1237 (York ring road), opened in late 2019. It is between Main Street (Knapton) and Northfield Lane and is the final part of the Rufforth to Knapton route. It gives: a) Rufforth residents an a ... [more]

NCN66

Useful connection

NCN65 by the Ouse River,York

Orbital route,York

Foss Islands way on York’s Orbital cycle route.

Foss Islands way on York’s Orbital cycle route.

Foss Islands way on York’s Orbital cycle route.

Foss Islands Way is a former railway route, now a decent cycleway, but with limited access to nearby streets.

NCN658

NCN route 65 passing through new housing on the former York to Selby railway line

Contraflow cycling on this link to the riverside route, York

New cycle access to York station from the south - build-out between car parking spaces.

New cycle access to York station from the south

NCN route 658 passing York Minster

Motor traffic-free route through York St John University

Brand new (and very useful) cycle access to York station.

Brand new (and very useful) cycle access to York station.

Millennium Bridge, York

Cycle route through Fishergate Bar, York (still shown as a through road by OpenCycleMap)

Cycle route through Walmgate Bar, York

Industry-themed sculptures on a bridge on the Foss Islands Cycle Track on former railway, York

Cycle route through Walmgate Bar, York

Millennium Bridge York A cycle and pedestrian bridge across the River Ouse in York - providing an environmentally friendly link between two areas of the city. many cycle over it daily to get to work or study, avoiding traffic and keeping ... [more]

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