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M6 Motorway   Views: 891
M6 Booklet produced in 1965.(sample pages).   Comments: 4
Photo: Barrie Old    Item #: 28913  
M6 Booklet produced in 1965.(sample pages).

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  This 33 page booklet was published by Lancashire County Council to show the complete M6 through the county from Warrington to Carnforth.
Given out to contractor's staff on completion of the Preston -Lancaster stretch that opened in January 1965.

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Comments by . Ozymandias ., 27th January 2017  
Barrie, I wonder, would it be possible to scan, or photograph, or whatever, one or two of the items in close up and post them individually ? , as although the articles appear to be very interesting, I find I'm unable to read the text no matter how much I enlarge them. If not, then no problem, but thanks anyway.

Regards. Ozy.

Comments by Mick, 28th January 2017  
Ive been waiting for these photos Barrie but like Ozy say we cant read the text

Comments by . Ozymandias ., 28th January 2017  
You'd have to wait a long time nowadays to get a shot like the one at the top of the page. The pictures on the right, although I can't read the text, appear to be of Windy Arbour, taken looking south, while the one on the left would appear to be junction 27, taken looking north, with Mossy Lea road running parallel on the left, and Pepper Lane bridge and Charnock Richard services in the distance.

Comments by Roy, 28th January 2017  
Hi Barrie, i've left a comment on your Final Year 1956 photo.

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