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Fleets Corner

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Fleets Corner
Location Map ( geo)
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Highway Authority
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
Junction Type
Roundabout Interchange
Roads Joined
A35, A349, A3049
Junctions related to the A349
Junctions related to the A3049

Fleet's Corner is the name of a roundabout junction in Poole. It is commonly confused with Fleets Bridge, which was the name of the bridge over the railway line, which is now Broadstone Way.

Fleet's Corner started as a T-junction between Upton Road and Wimborne Road (now Waterloo Road). Changes were made in the 1920s to allow a road to be constructed to the east, and the junction was converted to a roundabout in the 1950s, still with space for a new road to the east.

This finally arrived in the form of Dorset Way in the 1960s. The flyover and the road to the west weren't built until later.


Route To Notes


Dorchester, Blandford (A350), Creekmoor ¾, Upton 2,Hamworthy 4, Wareham 8, Alpha Ind. Estate, Upton Country Park


Town Centre 1½, Parkstone 1¾, Beaches, Channel Ferry, Poole General Hospital


Bournemouth, Ringwood, Canford Heath ¾, Christchurch 12, Tower Park 1¾, Nuffield, Newton & Mannings Heath Ind. Estates


Wimborne 5, Broadstone 1¾, Crematorium 2, Creekmore Industrial Estate
Fleets Industrial Estate

Fleets Corner
Related Pictures
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