Bolton

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Bolton
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County
Lancashire
Highway Authority
Bolton Council
Forward Destination on
M61 • A58 • A666 • A673 • A676
Next Primary Destinations
Blackburn • Bury • Leigh • Manchester • Preston • St Helens • Wigan
Places related to the M61
Chorley • Manchester • Preston
Places related to the M58
Maghull • Skelmersdale • Wigan
Places related to the A666
Blackburn • Salford
This article is about the town.
For the larger Highway Authority, see Bolton Council
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Bolton is a town in the Greater Manchester conurbation located within the traditional county of Lancashire.


Highways Management

Highways within Bolton are designed and maintained in house by by Bolton Council. Design and maintenance of traffic signals and decisions relating to the Greater Manchester Key Route Network are made by Transport for Greater Manchester.

Trunk Roads within Bolton

The following roads that run through Bolton are Trunk Roads, and therefore managed by Highways England:

Classified Roads

The following is a list of classified roads that are at least partially within Bolton:

Route To Notes

M61

Preston Accessed via A676

M61

Leeds, Liverpool (M62), Manchester M61 (M60) Accessed via A666

A58

Bury

A58

Wigan (A577) (Leigh) (A579)

A666

Manchester, M60

A666

Blackburn

A673

M61 (North), Chorley,(A6027)

A676

Deane

A673

Horwich

A675

Belmont

A676

Ramsbottom Tourist Sign - Firwood Fold

A6099

Smithills Hall Country Park Tourist Sign

B6209

Little Lever

B6226

Doffcocker



Bolton
JunctionsHorwich Link Interchange • Kearsley Interchange • M61 J4 • M61 J5 • Moses Gate Interchange • Raikes Lane Interchange • Springfield Interchange • Worsley Braided Interchange
RoadsA575 • A579 • A58 • A6054 • A6055 (Bolton) • A6056 • A6057 • A6058 • A6059 • A6099 • A6140 (Bolton) • A6144 (Bolton) • A6145 • A6146 • A6172 • A666 • A673 • A675 • A676 • B6200 (Bolton) • B6201 • B6202 • B6203 • B6204 • B6205 • B6206 • B6207 • B6208 • B6209 • B6226 • B6402 • B6536 • NCN55
Related Pictures
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020.JPGBolton - Bridgeman Place (C) Peter Whatley - Geograph - 2864321.jpgM61 (A666(M)) has tunnels here - this is due to skew of the slips to the A580 (actually the M61 mainline!) passing overhead. - Coppermine - 1218.jpgThe excitingly dull M61 is about to get interesting... - Coppermine - 1224.jpgUnusual fork sign. - Coppermine - 1219.jpg
Places in North West England
Major CitiesCarlisle • Liverpool • Manchester • Preston • Salford
Primary DestinationsAltrincham • Ashton-under-Lyne • Barrow • Birkenhead • Blackburn • Blackpool • Bolton • Bootle • Brough • Burnley • Bury • Chester • Clitheroe • Colne • Congleton • Crewe • Ellesmere Port • Fleetwood • Garston • Heysham • Huyton • Kendal • Keswick • Kirkby Lonsdale • Lancaster • Leigh • Macclesfield • Manchester Airport • Morecambe • Nantwich • Northwich • Oldham • Penrith • Rochdale • Runcorn • Skelmersdale • Southport • Speke • St Helens • Stockport • Trafford Park • Wallasey • Warrington • Whitehaven • Widnes • Wigan • Windermere
Other PlacesAlderley Edge • Alston • Ashton-in-Makerfield • Chorley • Cockermouth • Eccles • Hazel Grove • Hindley • Holmes Chapel • Hyde • Kirkby • Knutsford • Littleborough • Liverpool Airport • Lytham St Annes • Maghull • Middleton • Middlewich • Nelson • Newton-le-Willows • Ormskirk • Poynton • Sale • Stretford • Wilmslow • Winsford • Workington