Fingle Glen Junction

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Fingle Glen
Location Map
Fingle Glen junction, A30 - Geograph - 2424622.jpg
Approaching the junction from the east
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Location
Pathfinder Village
County
Devon
Highway Authority
Highways England
Junction Type
T-junction
Opening Date
1978
Roads Joined
A30, C50

Fingle Glen is junction on the A30 near Exeter in Devon. It is one of the few remaining at grade junctions left on the expressway standard sections of the A30 through Devon and Cornwall. The junction was created as part of the Exeter to Okehampton improvements in 1978, which bypassed the existing A30 to the south.

Improvement proposals

2003

It was proposed in 2003 that a nearby bridge to the east be used to accommodate movements to and from the westbound carriageway, this bridge had been built with the intention that it would later be used to add slip roads to this junction, however many objections were received to this plan.

2007 closure

The gap in the central reservation was closed from 18th October 2007 using a temporary traffic order on safety grounds without further improvement. It was intended that traffic wishing to make this movement would do so via the Woodleigh Junction to the west. The gap reopened on 9th April 2009 following a public inquiry and the expiry of the temporary traffic order.

Routes

Route To Notes

A30

Okehampton, Torrington, Bodmin

A30

Exeter

C50

Tedburn St Mary 1 Former A30
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C50

Pathfinder Village 1/4 Former A30
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Fingle Glen Junction
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