A5266

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A5266
A5266-1985.jpg
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From:  Snedshill (SJ701100)
To:  Donnington (SJ701136)
Via:  Wrockwardine Wood
Distance:  2.5 miles (4 km)
Met (1975) B5061, A518
Former Number(s):  A5, B5060
Traditional Counties

Shropshire

Route outline (key)
A5266 Snedshill - Donnington
The former A5266

The A5266 existed in Telford between about 1975 and 1990. It ran between Holyhead Road, the A5 (present B5061) near Priorslee, and Wellington Road, the original route of the A518 at Donnington, via Furnace Road, Stafford Street, Gower Street, St. George's Road and Wrekin Drive.

Today, it is a nondescript urban single-carriageway road, and it seems an unlikely candidate to have once been of A class status.

Originally the road south of St George's was the mainline of the A5 whilst the remainder was unclassified; this became the B5060 later in the 1920s and then that number took on the entire road in 1932 when St George's was bypassed. This became the A5266 around 1975 and the B5060 number was later recycled for a Telford New Town road to the east that is now numbered A4640.



A5266
PlacesTelford
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A5266-1985.jpgFormer A5266 in TelfordSt. Georges.jpgThe former A5266.jpg
Other nearby roads
TelfordA41 • A4169 • A442 • A4539 • A464 • A4640 • A5 • A5(M) • A518 • A5223 • A5223 (Wellington) • A5523 • B4176 • B4373 • B4375 • B4376 • B4377 • B4378 • B4379 • B4380 • B4381 (Telford) • B4382 (Telford) • B4394 • B4543 • B4589 • B5060 (Oakengates) • B5060 (Priorslee - Muxton) • B5061 • B5061 (Wellington) • B5063 • B5072 • B5316 • B5406 • E34 (Old System) • Holyhead Road • M54 • NCN55 • NCN81 • T11 (Britain) • T50 (Britain) • Watling Street
A5200-A5299
A5200 • A5201 • A5202 • A5203 • A5204 • A5205 • A5206 • A5207 • A5208 • A5209 • A5210 • A5211 • A5212 • A5213 • A5214 • A5215 • A5216 • A5217 • A5218 • A5219
A5220 • A5221 • A5222 • A5223 • A5224 • A5225 • A5226 • A5227 • A5228 • A5229 • A5230 • A5231 • A5232 • A5233 • A5234 • A5235 • A5236 • A5237 • A5238 • A5239
A5240 • A5241 • A5242 • A5243 • A5244 • A5245 • A5246 • A5247 • A5248 • A5249 • A5250 • A5251 • A5252 • A5253 • A5254 • A5255 • A5256 • A5257 • A5258 • A5259
A5260 • A5261 • A5262 • A5263 • A5264 • A5265 • A5266 • A5267 • A5268 • A5269 • A5270 • A5271(N) • A5271(S) • A5272 • A5273 • A5274 • A5275 • A5276 • A5277 • A5278 • A5279
A5280 • A5281 • A5282 • A5283 • A5284 • A5285 • A5286 • A5287 • A5288 • A5289 • A5290 • A5291 • A5292 • A5293 • A5294 • A5295 • A5296 • A5297 • A5298 • A5299
Former uses: A5207 • A5223


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