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A500 lay-by - Coppermine - 17912.jpg
A500 lay-by

The A500 Stoke D-road is great, but here there is a good 350 yards of lay-by on either side which are always packed. I'm sure they started a thread of some sort on the forums.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Apr 27, 2008 by MSAJohnny
A500 Stoke D-road - Coppermine - 17913.jpg
A500 Stoke D-road

A great urban road and well worth the detour from the M6.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Apr 27, 2008 by MSAJohnny
A500, Stoke D-road, Eardley - Coppermine - 3348.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Eardley

Traffic from Alsager and Audley joins us here.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, between Eardley and M6 J16 (Barthomley) - Coppermine - 3347.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, between Eardley and M6 J16 (Barthomley)

One mile to the M6.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, between Eardley and M6 J16 (Barthomley) - Coppermine - 3346.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, between Eardley and M6 J16 (Barthomley)

It's a long mile!

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, between Eardley and M6 J16 (Barthomley) - Coppermine - 3345.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, between Eardley and M6 J16 (Barthomley)

Ahhh, there's a roundabout in the distance up ahead. Must mean the motorway.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, M6 J16 (Barthomley) - Coppermine - 3344.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, M6 J16 (Barthomley)

The M6 is just ahead.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, M6 J16 (Barthomley) - Coppermine - 3343.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, M6 J16 (Barthomley)

The basic roundabout layout.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, M6 J16 (Barthomley) - Coppermine - 3342.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, M6 J16 (Barthomley)

The A500 heads down to Nantwich. Remember, this way to Crewe as well!

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
M6 northbound, J16 (Barthomley) - Coppermine - 3341.jpg
M6 northbound, J16 (Barthomley)

Now leaving the A500 and on to the M6!

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Chatterley - Coppermine - 3339.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Chatterley

Approaching the new alignment of the A527 around Tunstall.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Chatterley - Coppermine - 3338.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Chatterley

Thanks to this recently-built trumpet interchange, the valley down that way will allow for future development along the A527.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Chatterley - Coppermine - 3337.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Chatterley

Traffic rejoins from the A527.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Talke Pits - Coppermine - 3336.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Talke Pits

Approaching Talke Pits interchange with the A34.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Talke Pits - Coppermine - 3335.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Talke Pits

That's a very little arrow for such a major sounding road!

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Talke Pits - Coppermine - 3333.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Talke Pits

Traffic from the A34 joins us.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, between Talke Pits and Eardley - Coppermine - 3332.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, between Talke Pits and Eardley

Emerging vehicles? Where?

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Wolstanton - Coppermine - 3328.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Wolstanton

Shelton New Road is accessed by this limited-access junction.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Basford - Coppermine - 3327.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Basford

There's a well-patched sign.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Basford - Coppermine - 3326.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Basford

Approaching Basford interchange. Here are the local destinations.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Basford - Coppermine - 3325.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Basford

Traffic peels off for Burslem, Hanley and Leek here on the A53.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, between Talke Pits and Eardley - Coppermine - 3331.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, between Talke Pits and Eardley

I still see no emerging vehicles!

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Porthill - Coppermine - 3323.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Porthill

Approaching Porthill interchange.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Porthill - Coppermine - 3322.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Porthill

The A527 is off this slip.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Porthill - Coppermine - 3321.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Porthill

Underneath the roundabout.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Porthill - Coppermine - 3320.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Porthill

Emerging from the underpass.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, between Stoke South squareabout and Stoke North roundabout - Coppermine - 3312.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, between Stoke South squareabout and Stoke North roundabout

Forward planning in a wee cutting.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, between Stoke South squareabout and Stoke North roundabout - Coppermine - 3311.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, between Stoke South squareabout and Stoke North roundabout

Approaching Stoke North roundabout. Soon to be a fully fledged GSJ.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Stoke North roundabout - Coppermine - 3310.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Stoke North roundabout

Straight on to continue along the A500.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 26, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Trent Vale - Coppermine - 3224.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Trent Vale

Streetlights appear, and the Trent Vale interchange diverges here.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Trent Vale - Coppermine - 3223.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Trent Vale

The A500 gains an extra lane between Trent Vale interchange and the double junction of Sideway (for Campbell Road & Michelin) and Sideway 2 (for the A50)

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Sideway and Sideway 2 - Coppermine - 3222.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Sideway and Sideway 2

The A50 widens with another lane for the Campbell Road exit before the diverge.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Sideway and Sideway 2 - Coppermine - 3221.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Sideway and Sideway 2

Traffic for Campbell Road and the Michelin plant turns off here, and re-enters on this sliproad.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Sideway 2 - Coppermine - 3220.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Sideway 2

The interminable slip road comes to an end at this roundabout.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Sideway 2 - Coppermine - 3219.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Sideway 2

You can see a bit of Stoke from here!

Anyways, on to the A50!

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, M6 J15 (Hanchurch) - Coppermine - 3209.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, M6 J15 (Hanchurch)

And off the roundabout with the A519 and onto the A500!

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Between M6 J15 (Hanchurch) and Trent Vale - Coppermine - 3208.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Between M6 J15 (Hanchurch) and Trent Vale

Here's one long lay-by, especially built for truckers on long haul journeys.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Between M6 J15 (Hanchurch) and Trent Vale - Coppermine - 3207.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Between M6 J15 (Hanchurch) and Trent Vale

From here, you can really see the big smoke of Stoke!

(okay, that was a really bad joke!)

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
A500, Stoke D-road, Trent Vale - Coppermine - 3206.jpg
A500, Stoke D-road, Trent Vale

Now entering Stoke-on-Trent, approaching the junction for Trentham with the A34.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2005 by antster1983
Pre Worboys sign - Coppermine - 17119.JPG
Pre Worboys sign

Found on the A518 Weston Bank between Weston and Stafford

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Mar 03, 2008 by rsorionboy
Rare Country Of Stafford sign. - Coppermine - 9922.JPG
Rare Country Of Stafford sign.

Had to stop sharp and reverse to get this one! Spotted near Ashbourne.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jan 22, 2007 by rsorionboy
Old STOP sign - Coppermine - 6762.jpg
Old STOP sign

Spotted just outside of Cheadle, Staffs.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jul 11, 2006 by rsorionboy
Candy striped pole. - Coppermine - 4744.JPG
Candy striped pole.

On the outskirts of Cheadle, a well battered sign with an old pole.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Feb 10, 2006 by rsorionboy
Old 'Children' sign - Coppermine - 4551.JPG
Old 'Children' sign

Found in the village of Oakamoor, Staffs. I took this one to get the candy striped pole.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jan 19, 2006 by rsorionboy
Old No Buses sign. - Coppermine - 6761.jpg
Old No Buses sign.

Spotted in Alton, Staffs.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jul 11, 2006 by rsorionboy
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Staffordshire, based on a combination of OS OpenData mapping and the Historic County Borders Project data.

 
 
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