Birdwell Interchange

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Tankersley Roundabout
& Birdwell Roundabout
Location Map ( geo)
Northbound M1, Exit Sliproad at Junction 36 and Tankersley Lane Bridge - Geograph - 4838659.jpg
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Location
Tankersley / Birdwell
County
Yorkshire
Highway Authority
Highways England
Junction Type
Roundabout Interchange / Roundabout
Roads Joined
M1, A61 / A61, A6135, A6195
Junctions related to the A6135
Barlborough Interchange • Granville Square • Quarry Hill (Derbyshire)

Tankersley Roundabout

Tankersley Roundabout forms junction 36 of the M1. It opened in 1968.

Routes

Route To Notes

M1

Leeds, Barnsley

M1

London, Sheffield

A61

Sheffield (North)

A61

Barnsley (South)

Birdwell Roundabout

Immediately to the north, lies the Birdwell Roundabout. Initially just a t-junction between the A61 and A6135, it became a roundabout in around the early 1980's. The A6195 from here was opened in 1998.

Routes

Route To Notes

A61

(M1) Sheffield signed as A6195

A6195

Doncaster (A635), N.M.T.F., Hampton House, Platts Common Industrial Estate

A61

Barnsley, Worsborough

A6135

Chapeltown, Hoyland, Elsecar


2017 Capacity Improvement Scheme

In 2017, work commenced on a capacity improvement scheme involving the enlargement of the Birdwell roundabout and construction of additional roundabouts and bypass routes (diagram on archive.org).




Birdwell Interchange
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Northbound M1, Exit Sliproad at Junction 36 and Tankersley Lane Bridge - Geograph - 4838659.jpg
Junctions on the M1
Marble Arch • Hampstead • 1 Staples Corner • 2 Fiveways • Scratchwood • 4 Brockley • Bushey • 5 Berrygrove • 6 Waterdale • 6A Chiswell • 7 Beechtrees • 8 Breakspears • 9 Friars Wash • 10 Pepperstock; (10A Kidney Wood) • 11 Junction 11 • 11A Chalton • 12 Toddington • 13 Ridgemont • 14 Broughton • 15 Collingtree • 15A Rothersthorpe • 16 Kislingbury • 17 Kilsby • 18 Crick • 19 Catthorpe • 20 Misterton • 21 Whetstone • 21A Kirby Muxloe • 22 Markfield • 23 Shepshed • Long Whatton • 23A Finger Farm • 24 Kegworth • 24A Warren Lane • 25 Sandiacre • M42 • 26 Nuthall • 27 Junction 27 • 28 Pinxton • 29 Heath • 29A Duckmanton • 30 Barlborough • 31 Aston • 32 Thurcroft • 33 Catcliffe • 34 Tinsley • 35 Thorpe Hesley • 35A Tankersley • 36 Birdwell • 37 Dodworth • 38 Haigh • 39 Durkar • 40 Flushdyke • Kirkhamgate • 41 Carrgate • 42 Lofthouse • 43 Belle Isle • 44 Rothwell Haigh • 45 East Leeds Link • 46 Austhorpe • 47 Parlington • 48 Hook Moor
Former Leeds city section: 43 Stourton • 44 Belle Isle • 45 Tunstall • 46 Hunslet • 47 Holbeck
Junctions on the A61
Pentagon Island • Mansfield Rd Rdbt • Little Eaton Rdbt • Watchorn Roundabout • Wingfield Rd • Clay Cross • Brimington Rdbt • Meadowhead • Lowfield • Granville Sq
Sheffield IRR: 1 Cutlers Gate • 2 Park Sq • 3 Granville Sq • 4 Bramall Ln • 5 Moore St • 6 University Sq • 7 Shalesmoor • 8 Corporation St • 9 Bridgehouses • 10 Savile St
Shalesmoor • Tankersley • Birdwell • Alhambra Rdbt • Athersley South Fork • Sandal Fork • Stourton • Tunstall • Hunslet Int • Hunslet • Woodpecker • Sheepscar • Moortown Rdbt • Harewood • Otley Rd • Spacey Houses Rdbt • Prince of Wales Rdbt • New Park • Ripon Bypass Rdbt • Baldersby • Busby Stoop Rdbt • South Kilvington