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|Length:||7.8 miles (12.6 km)|
|Meets:||A53, B5470, A6|
It now leaves the A53 in Buxton up Manchester Road. This climbs at first steeply then more intermittently to open countryside and the summit of Long Hill at 427m. A minor road to the Goyt Valley leaves at this point.
Then follows the descent in a very winding fashion . Through the hamlet of Fernilee to Traffic Lights at Horwich End. Traffic Lights here where the B5470 crosses.
Transit of Whaley Bridge follows and the road is at a roundabout where he A6 is joined.