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Photo listing : potholes (problem)

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[Image taken 27.11.22] Burton Stone Lane junction with Surtees Street, York. Pothole. Dimensions: #188021. Other image and links nearby today: #188013.

[Image taken 27.11.22] Burton Stone Lane, junction with Surtees Street, York. Pothole. Dimension: 44cm x 40cm x 4cm deep. Location and links: #188020.

[Image taken 14.11.22] Foss Islands Path, York. (Near the bridge over the River Foss.) [NOTE: Position approximate. No street view at this location] Context and link: #187716.

[Image taken 14.11.22] Foss Islands Path, York. (Near the bridge over the River Foss.) [NOTE: Position approximate. No street view at this location] Today, a very gloomy, misty day, the expansion gap was completely obscured by leaves. I bru ... [more]

[Image taken 1.11.22] Burton Stone Lane, York. Context and link: #187368.

[Image taken 1.11.22] Burton Stone Lane (between the junctions with Field View and Ratcliffe Street), York. Fractured tarmac around this grating has still not been repaired. First image this damage: #183663. It's 7cm and 5cm deep in places. ... [more]

[Image taken 28.10.22] Foss Islands Path (at bridge over river Foss), York. [NOTE: No street view at this location. Position approximate] The dip just ahead of the trike rider has been marked with blue paint. Context: #186176 and #186178. O ... [more]

[Image taken 28.10.22] Foss Islands Path (at bridge over river Foss), York. [NOTE: No street view at this location. Location approximate] Context: #186176 and #186178. Other image here today and links: #187304.

[UPDATE 10.10.22 The bar has been reinstated - and has a padlock.] [Image taken 5.10.22] West Esplanade, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location]. Still no repairs to the tarmac. Context: #185671. Someone has removed the crossbar on th ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. Other image this issue here today and links: #186300.

[UPDATE: Reply from Screwfix 28.9.22 "the Property team...have advised that the area shown in the images you have kindly provided is within our demise. The potholes have already been reported by the Store to the Maintenance Team and they ha ... [more]

[Image taken 15.9.22] Foss Islands Path, bridge over Huntington Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] There is now a visible ‘step’ in the height of the concrete. Either this defect or the one in #186176 has caused me to n ... [more]

[Later image: #187305] [UPDATE: On 20.10.22 Sustrans included in an email about somewhere else: "The path in this area was constructed circa 1994 and as you may be aware it has recently been resurfaced. Further work is being done soon to re ... [more]

[Image taken 6.9.22] Clifton Backies, close to car park on Water Lane/Woodland Chase, York. [Note: No street view at this location. Location approximate.] The danger the damage constitutes here is exacerbated by it being in the centre of th ... [more]

[Image taken 6.9.22] Clifton Backies, close to car park on Water Lane/Woodland Chase, York. [Note: No street view at this location. Location approximate.] Context: #186006. Other image here today and links: #186002. Cycle wheel in one of th ... [more]

[Image taken 6.9.22] Clifton Backies, York. [Note: No street view at this location. Location approximate.] I was taking a photo of damage nearby when I heard a shout and brakes. This cyclist just rescued himself from this crevasse. It was i ... [more]

[Image taken 6.9.22] Clifton Backies, York. [Note: No street view at this location. Location approximate.] My cycle showing how far in my wheel goes in this crevasse (see: #186004). Other image here today and links: #186002.

[Image taken 6.9.22] Clifton Backies, York. [Note: No street view at this location. Location approximate.] There is an additional hazard here – a difference of 3cm in height between the two sides of the damage: 7cm and 10cm. The width of ... [more]

[Image taken 6.9.22] Clifton Backies, York. [Note: No street view at this location. Location approximate.] The crevasse is 5cm wide and 6cm deep in places. The Backies is a nature reserve (www.york.gov.uk/directory-record/588/clifton-backie ... [more]

[Image taken 5.9.22] Rawcliffe Country Park/Rawcliffe Bar Park & Ride, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Context and links: #185997. Same problem Clifton Backies: #186002.

[Image taken 5.9.22] Rawcliffe Country Park/Rawcliffe Bar Park & Ride, York. [Note; No street view at this location.] The dry weather is causing ravines to open up in our motor traffic-free routes. This one is 7cm across at this point and 8 ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Terry Avenue, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] An erstwhile 'people' space close to the Millennium Bridge. The red line of tarmac was a zebra crossing (see: #168497). It was installed then taken out (see: ... [more]

[UPDATE 29.6.22 CYC replied: "The current status of your report is: closed. The problem has been inspected and no follow up work is required."] [Image taken 21.6.22] Bootham, York. Third section of tarmac damage. This time outside North Sou ... [more]

[Image taken 1.6.22] Lendal Bridge, Museum Street/Station Road junction with Rougier Street, York. Context and links: #183196.

[Image taken 1.6.22] Lendal Bridge, Museum Street/Station Road junction with Rougier Street, York. The cracking is right the way across the road. Older image of this ASL damage: #177156. I’ll re-report it. Location: #183197. Other image t ... [more]

[Image taken 24.5.22] Burton Stone Lane, York. Location of hazard in: #182794. (Also context and links.)

[UPDATE: 22.6.22. At least part of the damage has been marked up for repair: #183663.] [Image taken 24.5.22] Burton Stone Lane, York. The tarmac around this grating is cracking and some has already come out. That means there's a sharp metal ... [more]

[UPDATE: 13.6.22 The entire strip was been filled and is shiny and smooth.] [UPDATE: On 26.5.22 I saw the deepest part of the damage had been repaired.] [Image taken 17.5.22] New Lane, just after the junction with Malton Road, Huntington/Yo ... [more]

[UPDATE: 13.6.22 The entire strip was been filled and is shiny and smooth.] [Image taken 17.5.22] New Lane looking towards the junction with Malton Road, Huntington/York. The lanes are very narrow. This is a mini yet there is no space to pa ... [more]

[UPDATE: 13.6.22 The entire strip was been filled and is shiny and smooth.] [Image taken 17.5.22] New Lane looking towards the junction with Malton Road, Huntington/York. Location of pothole/tarmac damage in: #182641 also links.

[UPDATE: #185678] [UPDATE 23.6.22: I saw the two nearest damaged areas of tarmac have been marked up for repair] [Image taken 14.5.22] Heworth Green (town side of the roundabout), York. I will (finally) report this damage. It's at the exit ... [more]

[Image taken 14.5.22] Heworth Green (town side of the roundabout), York. Context: #182600. Cyclists. Must. Be. Able. To. Look. Around. Them. We. MUST. NOT. Have. To. Look. Down. Other images and links today: #182594.

[Image taken 13.5.22] Bootham Terrace, York. Very damaged tarmac. My feet fit (widthways) in some of the longitudinal fissures now. Context: #181245. Other images today and links: #182575.

[Image taken on 4.5.22] Bootham Terrace, York. Damaged tarmac. Context: #181245. I went to see if there have been repairs here. I've asked the ward councillor; I’ve made a complaint... I think one section has been patched but not all of i ... [more]

[UPDATE: I saw on 18.5.22 this damage had been patched.] [Image taken 26.4.22] The Stonebow-Peasholme Green, junction with St Saviours Place, York. Extensive tarmac damage on a road where large vehicles (including buses) move fast. Cyclists ... [more]

[Image taken on 9.4.22] Museum Street (Lendal Bridge), York just at the turn into Library Square (Explore York/the main public library), York. To the right of/underneath the blue vehicle there is also a right-turn arrow/tiny box for people ... [more]

[Image taken on 1.4.22] Bootham Terrace, York. Context and links: #181245.

[Image taken on 1.4.22] Bootham Terrace, York. Context and links: #181245.

[Image taken on 1.4.22] Bootham Terrace, York. Context and links: #181245.

[Image taken on 1.4.22] Bootham Terrace, York. Context and links: #181245.

[Image taken on 1.4.22] Bootham Terrace, York. My phone fits into the damage here. My phone is L10cm x W3.5cm x D1.5cm. Context and links: #181245.

[Image taken on 1.4.22] Bootham Terrace, York. Damaged tarmac. You can see how difficult it is for someone on a cycle/scooter to avoid the longitudinal fissures many of which are as wide as or wider than tyres. They could have you off. I wi ... [more]

[See later image: #182404.] [UPDATE: 14.4.22] My complaint - my concerns - have been knocked back. A reply from CYC today says: "...our engineers have inspected the area & have determined at this time there are no areas considered an immedi ... [more]

[Image taken on 1.4.22] Bootham Terrace, York. Context and links: #181245.

[Image taken on 28.3.22] Bootham Park Hospital grounds, Bootham, York. Context: #180718. 75cm is not accessible and therefore not acceptable. It hugely limits who can use this route which is traffic-free and in parkland for half its length. ... [more]

[UPDATE: 20.6.22 I saw all the holes had been filled.] [Image taken 8.3.22] Duncombe Place/Museum Street/Blake Street/St Leonard's Place junction, York. The tarmac at this critical junction is either damaged (as here), or patched. This area ... [more]

[Image taken 14.2.22] Peasholme Green, York. Detail/context: #179052.

[Update: 3.3.22] CYC has replied it won't be repairing the tarmac: "The current status of your report is: closed. The problem has been inspected and no follow up work is required." [Image taken 14.2.22] Peasholme Green York The damage on th ... [more]

[UPDATE: 16.5.22 I saw tarmac all around this access cover had been redone.] [Image taken 25.1.22] Tanner Row, York. Damage around an access cover in the contraflow cycle lane. Location this issue: #178209. Other images today: #178199 and l ... [more]

[Image taken 25.1.22] Tanner Row, York. Context: #178206. Other images today: #178199 and links.

[Image taken 16.1.22] St Mary’s Lane, York. Looking along St Mary’s Lane towards the steps at the junction with St Mary’s Lane (see: #177813). Note the damaged tarmac. Context and links: #177760.

[Image taken 16.1.22] St Mary’s Lane, York. Looking along St Mary’s Lane towards St Mary’s steps (see: #177808). Note the damaged tarmac. Context and links: #177760.

[Image taken 16.1.22] St Mary’s Lane, York. Looking along St Mary’s Lane towards the steps at the junction with St Mary’s Lane (see: #). Note the damaged tarmac AND the gouges out of the grass verge. Context and links: #177760.

[Image taken 16.1.22] Looking along St Mary’s Lane, York. Tarmac damage. Context and links: #177760.

Image taken 16.1.22] St Mary’s, York. Looking towards Bootham – and the site of the planned crossing. Tarmac damage. Context and links: #177760.

Image taken 16.1.22] St Mary’s, York. Tarmac damage. Context and links: #177760.

[UPDATE: #181221.] [Image taken 16.1.22] St Mary’s, York. Tarmac damage. Other images tarmac damage here today: #177806, #177807. Context and links: #177760.

[Image taken 16.1.22] St Mary’s, York. Tarmac damage. Context and links: #177760.

[Image taken 13.1.22] Lendal Bridge/Museum Street, York. Yet more damage (see also: #165154, #165765) on this key route for people, on cycles of all design and widths. The surface feels like a washboard and is also starting to crack. Other ... [more]

[Image taken 11.1.22] Nessgate junction with Coppergate looking towards Clifford Street,, York. Extensive tarmac damage. See also: #177530 and links.

[Image taken 11.1.22] Nessgate/Clifford Street, looking towards Coppergate, York. Surface damage. See also: #177530 and links.

[Image taken 11.1.22] King Street, York. Damaged cobbles. On a street with cycle parking: #177527, #177528. Other images today: #177526 and links.

[Image taken 11.1.22] Nessgate/Clifford Street, looking towards Coppergate, York. Surface damage. See also: #177530 and links.

[Image taken 11.1.22] Nessgate/Clifford Street/Coppergate, looking towards King Street, York. An abandoned cone is an obstruction and a hazard for pedestrians sighted and non- and people with mobility issues. It also invites the attention o ... [more]

[Image taken 10.1.21] Cherry Tree Avenue junction with Haxby Road, New Earswick/Huntington/York. Even the repaired areas are cracking. Location: #177485. Other image of the damage: #177487. Other image today: #177488.

[Update: This was being repaired as I cycled past today 1.3.22] [Image taken 10.1.21] Cherry Tree Avenue junction with Haxby Road, New Earswick/Huntington/York. Location of extensive tarmac damage. Very difficult to avoid if you are on a cy ... [more]

[Image taken 10.1.21] Cherry Tree Avenue junction with Haxby Road, New Earswick/Huntington/York. Closeup of some of the tarmac damage here. See also: #177485, #177486. Other image today: #177488.

[UPDATE: #183856] [Image taken 7.1.22] Low Ousegate, York. 'Tram track'-style damage. Longitudinal, direction of travel cracking that can trap a cycle wheel. Even crossing such damage can make the handling of a cycle unpredictable. This is ... [more]

[UPDATE: This has been patched see: #178653.] [Image taken 3.1.22] Burton Stone Lane, close to the junction with Crichton Avenue, York. I reported the damage on 7.12.21. It got knocked back (see: #176434). Less than one month on and the hol ... [more]

[Image taken 20.12.21] Museum Street (Lendal Bridge), York. Damaged tarmac. Other images here today: #176954 and links.

[Image taken 20.12.21] Museum Street (Lendal Bridge), York. Damaged tarmac. Difficult to avoid for all but the most assertive cyclists. One of four images taken today. Other images: #176955, #176956, #176957.

[Image taken 20.12.21] Museum Street (Lendal Bridge), York. Damaged tarmac. Other images here today: #176954 and links.

[Image taken 20.12.21] Museum Street (Lendal Bridge), York. Damaged tarmac. Other images here today: #176954 and links.

[UPDATE 22.12.21: Reply from CYC "The current status of your report is: closed. The problem has been inspected and no follow up work is required." [Image taken 19.12.21] Lucombe Way/Hawthorn Terrace/Haxby Road, York. Other images this issue ... [more]

[Image taken 19.12.21] Lucombe Way/Hawthorn Terrace/Haxby Road, York. Other images this issue today: #176927 and links

[Image taken 19.12.21] Hawthorn Terrace/Haxby Road, York. This is just one example of the damage on Hawthorn Terrace between its junction with Rowan Avenue and Lucombe Way. The remainder runs practically the length of that route. The cracki ... [more]

[UPDATE: This has been patched.] [Image taken 29.11.21] Burton Stone Lane, junction with Horner Street, York. Just some of the damaged tarmac along the length of Burton Stone Lane. Other potholes nearby today: #176434. Other images today: # ... [more]

[Image taken 29.11.21] Burton Stone Lane, close to the junction with Crichton Avenue, York. Location of potholes in: #176434. Other image nearby: #176436 and links.

[UPDATE: 4 weeks later and the hole is larger and deeper. See: #177229.] [UPDATE: My request for this damage to be repaired has been refused. "Thank you for your Water and drainage problem report submitted on 07/12/2021 11:43. The current ... [more]

[Image taken 31.10.21] West Esplanade, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] Fast worsening damage on the riverside route at an almost unavoidable location at a tight turn with limited sight lines. This is part of the Scarborough Bri ... [more]

[Image taken 13.8.21] Tanner Row, York, looking towards Wellington Row. Location image for: #173202

[Image taken 13.8.21] Tanner Row, York, looking towards Wellington Row. This doesn’t look like a big issue but the contraflow cycle lane is very narrow, some drivers seem not to see the contraflow signs, are on this side of the road when ... [more]

[Later image this damage: #183196] [Image taken 30.7.21] Lendal Bridge, Museum Street/Station Road junction with Rougier Street, York. A common sight at this and nearby 'bike boxes'. A local taxi not only over the first ASL but the second t ... [more]

[Image taken 12.7.21] Lendal Bridge, Station Road junction with Rougier Street, York. I have been reporting the (latest) cracking here since 27.12.2019. I have rechased this today as I saw that the wheels of every vehicle that went into it ... [more]

[Update see: #179819] [UPDATE 25.11.22: More of the cavities have been filled. CYC said the damage was to have been repaired end Oct 2021 but there was no tarmac to be had.] [Image taken 28.6.21] Duncombe Place/Museum Street/Blake Street/S ... [more]

[Image taken 23.6.21] Shipton Street between Pembroke and Newborough Streets, York. This issue see: #170576 and links.

[Image taken 23.6.21] Shipton Street between Pembroke and Newborough Streets, York. This issue see: #170576 and links.

[Image taken 23.6.21] Shipton Street between Pembroke and Newborough Streets, York. This issue see: #170576 and links.

[Image taken 23.6.21] Shipton Street between Pembroke and Newborough Streets, York. This issue see: #170576 and links.

[Image taken 23.6.21] Shipton Street between Pembroke and Newborough Streets, York. This issue see: #170576 and links.

[Image taken 23.6.21] Shipton Street between Pembroke and Newborough Streets, York. This issue see: #170576 and links.

[Image taken 23.6.21] Shipton Street between Pembroke and Newborough Streets, York. On 4 March 2021 I was told: "Although identified for a potential scheme it [Shipton Street] currently lies 639 out of a possible 3093 carriageway schemes." ... [more]

[Update: I saw on 27.7.21 the holes have been filled] [Image taken 23.6.21] Shipton Street between Pembroke and Newborough Streets, York. Potholes cost money - to fix and in compensation: www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/public-notices/19389909.cou ... [more]

Update: On 25.6.21 I saw this had been repaired. The cone was now on the pavement. [Image taken 21.6.21] Burton Stone Lane, York. Pothole someone has found a cone to put over. The lanes are narrow and drivers' speeds high. Damage to the tar ... [more]

Update. On 27.6.21 I saw most of the holes had been filled though not the first one (see: #171156) inside the orange markings - so cyclists still have to look down and pick their way through in the three directions you can turn here. [Image ... [more]

Update: On 27.6.21 I saw this had been patched. [Image taken 29.5.21] Bootham junction with Gillygate, York. My camera (5.5cm x 9.5cm) now easily fits into the damaged area around this Yorkshire Water access cover. However, it looks as if ... [more]

[Update 29.5.21 see: #169770] [Image taken 4.5.21] Bootham junction with Gillygate, York. The damage around the Yorkshire Water access cover has not been repaired. Compare the damage with that in March 2021: #165685

[Image taken 19.3.21] Bootham/Gillygate York is not a straightforward junction. On a cycle it can be hairy. No, it can be hazardous. The oncoming drivers (from St Leonard's Place, in the Bootham turn lane) have a blind corner due to the cit ... [more]

[Update: more damage May 2021 see: #168508] [Image taken 19.3.21] Worsening damage around Yorkshire Water access covers on Bootham at its junction with Gillygate, York. I put my phone into the image to show perspective. See also: #165771 fo ... [more]

[Image taken 20.3.21] ASL damage on Lendal Bridge, York (junction with Rougier Street). See also: #165765, #165154

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