Star.pngStar.pngStar.pngStar grey.pngStar grey.png

Gavinburn Switch

From Roader's Digest: The SABRE Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Gavinburn Switch
Location Map ( geo)
Cameraicon.png No pictures uploaded (Upload?)
Location
Gavinburn, Old Kilpatrick
County
Dunbartonshire
Highway Authority
Transport Scotland
Junction Type
LiLo
Roads Joined
A82, A814
Junctions related to the A814

The Gavinburn Switch is a strange junction where the A814 connects with the westbound carriageway of the A82 at Old Kilpatrick. There is no access or exit for the east, or city bound carriageway, although it is likely that there was originally a central reservation gap to provide these movements. The two routes are connected by a short piece of road running at right angles to both, and no more than half a dozen cars in length between the give way lines. The junction with the A82 is therefore a LiLo junction, with short deceleration and acceleration lanes.

Routes

Route To Notes

A82

Dumbarton, Loch Lomond, Crianlarich

A82

City Centre, Erskine Bridge (A898) no access or exit

A814

Old Kilpatrick

A814

Bowling




Gavinburn Switch
Other nearby junctions
Dumbarton
Junctions on the A82
Charing Cross (Glasgow)  • Anniesland Cross  • Kilbowie Roundabout  • Old Kilpatrick Interchange  • Gavinburn Switch  • Dunglass Roundabout  • Dumbarton Fork • Barloan Toll  • Lomondgate Roundabout •
Renton Junctions • Stoneymollan Roundabout  • Arden  • Garelochhead Junction • Tarbet  • Crianlarich  • Tyndrum  • Clachaig Road End  • Glencoe Crossroads  • Ballachulish Roundabout  • North Ballachulish  • Corran Ferry  •
West End Roundabout  • An Aird  • Nevis Bridge  • Lochybridge  • Spean Bridge  • Commando Memorial  • Invergarry Bridge  • Fort Augustus  • Invermoriston  • Drumnadrochit  • Tarbert Junction • Telford Roundabout  •
Shore Street Roundabout  • Rose Street Roundabout  • Harbour Road Roundabout  • Longman Roundabout
Junctions on the A814
Anderston Interchange  • Finnieston Street Junction  • Ferry Road Junction  • Whiteinch Interchange  • Scotstoun  • Old Kilpatrick Interchange  • Gavinburn Switch  • Dunglass Roundabout  • Dumbarton Fork  • Faslane Roundabout  • Whistlefield Roundabout  • Arrochar


SABRE - The Society for All British and Irish Road Enthusiasts
Home - Discuss - Digest - Discover - Help