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Midlothian Council

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Midlothian Council
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Midlothian Council is the Highway Authority for all the roads in the Council Area (which covers a different area to the historic county of Midlothian, except the A68, A702, A720 and motorways which are managed by Transport Scotland. As of 2016, Government Statistics say that the council is responsible for 49.1 miles of A roads; 52 miles of B roads and 303.9 miles of other roads. There is an additional 22.4 miles of Trunk roads within the council area, which are maintained by Transport Scotland.

Principal and Classified Numbered Roads

The following is a list of A and B classified roads that are at least partially managed by the authority:

Route From To Length


A7 Edinburgh Carlisle 94.3 miles View
A701 Dumfries Edinburgh 71.6 miles View
A703 Hillend, south of Edinburgh Peebles 17.9 miles View
A766 Penicuik Nine Mile Burn 3.5 miles View
A768 Eskbank Bilston 3.9 miles View
A772 Nether Liberton Eskbank 3.6 miles View
A6093 Fordel Haddington 10.6 miles View
A6094 Leadburn Wallyford 15.0 miles View
A6106 Fordel Portobello 8.5 miles View
A6124 Musselburgh Fordel 4.5 miles View  
B702 Straiton Loanhead 0.9 miles View
B703 Newtongrange Eskbank 2.0 miles View
B704 Lasswade Gorebridge 4.2 miles View
B6367 Middleton Mains Oxenfoord Mains 7.0 miles View
B6368 Haddington Crookston 17.3 miles View
B6372 Penicuik Oxenford Castle 14.4 miles View
B6373 Edinburgh Road Newmills Road 0.4 miles View
B6392 Gilmerton Road Roundabout, Dalkeith Bonnyrigg (SW) 3.9 miles View
B6414 Dalkeith Tranent 5.8 miles View
B6415 Portobello Millerhill 5.8 miles View
B6457 Fala Humbie 1.3 miles View
B6458 Tynehead Fala(N) 2.3 miles View
B6482 Newtongrange Dalkeith 2.7 miles View
B7003 Auchendinny (N) Rosewell 2.3 miles View
B7006 Bilston Roslin 1.3 miles View
B7007 Garvald Lodge Middleton 5.8 miles View
B7026 Auchendinny Howgate 3.0 miles View     

Classified Unnumbered Roads

Main Article: Midlothian Council (Class III roads)

For their Class III road network, the authority uses "C" prefixes.


Main Article: Midlothian Council (Junctions)

Bridges, Tunnels, and other Crossings

Main Article: Midlothian Council (Crossings)


Midlothian Council
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