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Upavon in Wiltshire, showing the defunct routes of the A3029 and B3335, linking the A342 and A345. This page contains scans from a map that is believed may be out of copyright according to UK Crown Copyright, UK Copyright Law for other maps published in the United Kingdom, or Irish Government Copyright, is not being used to generate profit in this context, and presents information that cannot be exhibited otherwise.
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Former A345

This is the former A345 by Woodhenge. You can see the road returning to the newer alignment by following the hedge row.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jun 09, 2006 by Nick_A34
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Pewsey, railway bridge
Skew brick bridge carrying the Paddington to Exeter line over Marlborough Road.
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A345 that was.Pre 1969 this was the old route heading out from Amesbury to the then crossroads at Durrington Park at Wood henge to visit this road.
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Old A345 looking back down South mill hill near Amesbury.
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Old A345 heading out of Amesbury to Salisbury abandoned around the late 1960s.
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The old A345 meets the new on the brow of the hill. A new roundabout replaces the cross roads at Wight railings finished in 2009.
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When the new roundabout was complete the old route of Stock port road was severed on its point with the A345.
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The cross roads at Amesbury in Wiltshire Where the old A303 met the A345. Just ahead of the Garage the then A345 headed straight on the left to its then junction with the Drove.
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Stood on what was until 1968 the former route of the A345 from Durrington through to Amesbury..
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From the Wood Henge car park looking towards Durrington in Wiltshire. The newer A345 is to the right and the former route is coming up to the left..
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All that's left of the old route of the A345 coming over the River Avon bridge in to Amesbury...
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Countess roundabout where the A303 meets the A345 at Amesbury in Wiltshire. From here eastwards its all dual carriageway until the M3 at Popham..
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Looking here at the old route of the A345 towards Salisbury from Amesbury, The road was abandoned around the late 1960s when the new A303 Amesbury by pass opened. Today the new A345 comes out from Amesbury up the hill with an overtaking lane before re joining itself at the top of the hill and this old road has become a truck stop for the all day burger van that is always there,
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A345, Upavon (C) Andrew Smith
Crossing chalky farmland.


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