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Leominster

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Leominster
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County
Herefordshire
Highway Authority
Herefordshire
Forward Destination on
A44, A49
Next Primary Destinations
Brecon • Hereford • Rhayader • Shrewsbury • Worcester
Other Nearby Primary Destinations
Kidderminster
Places related to the A44
Places related to the A49

Leominster is a Primary Destination in the north of Herefordshire.

History

Inner Relief Road

The 0.5 mile road was reported as opening at the weekend of 25 / 26 May 1974 (per Birmingham Evening Mail of 23 May 1974). It was an upgrade to existing streets with some re-alignment and 24 foot carriageway. Cost was £122,000. It was originally part of A49 but later renumbered A44 / B4361.

Leominster Bypass

The 4 mile road was completed in November 1988 (per the Trunk Roads, England, into the 1990's Report). Outturn works cost £9 million.

Southern Avenue

The unclassified road from B4361 to A49 and linking the then new enterprise park was reported as open by BBC News on 9 September 2004. Cost £4 million.

Routes

Several routes radiate from Leominster.


Route To Notes

A44

Rhayader

A44

Worcester

A49

Shrewsbury

A49

Hereford

A4112

Leysters

B4360

Kingsland

B4361

Richards Castle

B4529

Eardisland, Kingsland Low Bridge 2.5 miles




Leominster
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Places in the West Midlands region
Major citiesBirmingham • Coventry • Stoke-on-Trent • Wolverhampton
Primary DestinationsBirmingham International Airport • Bridgnorth • Bromsgrove • Brownhills • Burton upon Trent • Cannock • Dudley • Evesham • Hereford • Kidderminster • Leamington Spa • Leek • Leominster • Lichfield • Newcastle • Nuneaton • Oswestry • Redditch • Ross • Rugby • Rugeley • Shrewsbury • Solihull • Stafford • Stone • Stourbridge • Stratford • Tamworth • Telford • Uttoxeter • Walsall • Warwick • West Bromwich • Whitchurch • Worcester
Other placesBewdley • Bilston • Coseley • Droitwich • Halesowen • Ledbury • Ludlow • Malvern • N.E.C. • Smethwick • Southam • Sutton Coldfield • Wednesbury • Wednesfield • Wellington • Willenhall


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