Renumbering:A30 1 April 1933

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Diversion of the Great South West Road (A30)

Diversion of the Great South West Road (A30) between Basingstoke and Lopcombe Corner; re-numbering of alternative London - Exeter route via Andover - Amesbury - Wincanton and Ilminster and re-arrangement of ancillary classified routes. Effective as from April 1st 1933.

A30 London - Lands End

To Leave the present line of Route at the eastern end of Basingstoke Bypass road and proceed via the Bypass Road and along the present Route A33 to the "Wheatsheaf" Inn; thence via Route B3379 (including short section of A34 at Sutton Scotney and A3057 at Stockbridge) to a junction with Route A341 at Stockbridge, and continuing along Route A341 to a junction with the old line of A30 at Lopcombe Corner.

The superseded section of Route A30 through Basingstoke, Whitchurch and Andover to Lopcombe Corner to be re-numbered as follows:-

(a) From the Eastern end of Basingstoke Bypass via London Road and London Street to a junction with Wote Street (A33) Basingstoke ... A339 (Spur)

(For signposting purposes at the junction of Hackwood Road and London Road, Basingstoke, this section will be indicated as A30).

(b) From a junction with Wote Street, Basingstoke via Winchester Street to a junction with Sarum Hill, Basingstoke ... A33

(c) From a junction with Sarum Hill, Basingstoke, via Church Oakley, Overton and Whitchurch to a junction with the presend route B3049 in Andover ... B3400.

(d) From a junction with B3049 in Andover via London Street and Bridge Street to the junction of Weyhill Road and Salisbury Road, Andover ... A303

(e) From the junction of Weyhill Road and Salisbury Road, Andover via St John's Cross and Middle Wallop to Lopcombe Corner ... A343.

A33 (Southampton - Riseley Common)

(a) The section between the western end of Basingstoke Bypass to a junction with the present Route B3379 at the "Wheatsheaf" Inn to be re-numbered A30 (b) Winchester Street, Basingstoke (ex A30) from a junction with Sarum Hill to a junction with Wote Street to be included in Route A33.

A34 (Winchester - Oxford)

Short Section in Sutton Scotney between the broken section of A30 (ex B3379) to be re-numbered A30.

A36 (Southampton - Avonmouth)

Short Section at Deptford, north of Wylye connecting broken sections of A3036 to remain part of Route A36.

A37 (Portland - Bristol)

Short section from Ilchester to Northover connecting broken section of A3036 to remain part of Route A37.

A339 (Newbury)

London Street and London Road, Basingstoke from a junction with Wote Street (A33) to the eastern end of the bypass to be re-numbered A339 as a branch or spur of that route. (For signposting purposes at the junction of Hackwood Road and London Road, Basingstoke, this section will be indicated as A30).

A341 (Winchester - Lopcombe Corner)

To terminate at a junction with A3057 at Stockbridge. The section west thereof to Lopcombe Corner to be re-numbered A30.

A342 (Worthy Down - Chippenham (Derry Hill))

To commence at the junction with Route A344 at Weyhill. The superseded section of this route between Worthy Down and Andover to be re-numbered as follows:-

(a) From the present commencement at Worthy Down to junction with A3057 east of Goodworth Clatford to be reduced to Class II ... B3420

(b) From the junction with A3057 east of Goodworth Clatford to junction with A343 in Andover ... A3057.

(c) From the junction of Salisbury Road, Andover to A344 at Weyhill ... A303

A343 (Andover - Newbury)

To be extended south-westward over the old line of Route A30 from the junction with A342 at Weyhill and Salisbury Road, Andover to a new termination at Lopcombe Corner.

A344 (Weyhill - Heytesbury)

To commence at the junction with the Mere - Wincanton Road (A3036) at Stonehenge. The superseded section of this route between Weyhill and the new commencing point at Stonehenge to be re-numbered A303.

A357 (Lydlinch Common - Shepton Mallet)

Section between junction with Route A3036 near Lattiford House to junction with A3036 at Wincanton to be re-numbered A303.

A358 (Yeovil - Williton)

To commence at a junction with Route A35 east of Colyford, and to proceed northward over the line of route hitherto numbered A374 via Axminster and Chard to a junction with the present line of A358 at Horton, Continuing thence northward to Taunton and Williton heretofore. The Superseded section of Route A358 between Yeovil and Horton Inn to be re-numbered as follows:-

(a) From the present commencing point in Yeovil via Preston Plucknett and Montacute to a junction with A3036 at Petherton Bridge ... A3088.

(b) From a junction with A3036 at Petherton Bridge via Seavington and Ilminster to a junction with A374 at Horton Inn ... A303

A359 (Yeovil - Nunney Catch)

Short section at Sparkford between the present broken sections of Route A3036 to be re-numbered A303.

A360 (Stapleford - Devizes)

Short section at Winterbourne Stoke between present broken sections A3036 to be renumbered A303.

A374 (Colyford - Horton Inn (Ilminster))

The whole of this route to be re-numbered as A358.

A3036 (Stonehenge - Petherton Bridge)

The whole of this route to be re-numbered as A303.

A3057 (Southampton - Andover)

(a) Short Section between present routes A341 and B3379 at Stockbridge to be re-numbered A30.

(b) Route A3057 to be extended from present termination at junction with A342 east of Goodworth Clatford, northward over line of A342 to a new termination at the junction of London Street, High Street and Bridge Street, Andover.

A3079 (Horton - W. Of Yarcombe)

The whole of this route to be re-numbered A303.

B3049 (Micheldever Station - Andover)

This route number to be limited to the short section between Micheldever Station and the junction with Route A30 (ex B3379). The remainder of Route B3049 to its termination in Andover to be elevated to Class I and re-numbered A303.

B3379 (North Weltham - Stockbridge)

The whole of this route to be elevated to Class I and re-numbered A30.

New Route Numbers

A303 (West of Micheldever - West of Yarcombe)

Commencing at the present junction of Route B3049 and B3379 west of Micheldever Station and following the line of road numbered B3049 via Bullington Cross and Harewood Forest to a junction with A30 in Andover, continuing via London Road, London Street, Bridge Street and Weyhill Road, Andover to Weyhill, thence via Amesbury, Winterbourne Stoke, Wylye, Chicklade, Mere, Wincanton, Sparkford, Ilchester, Petherton Bridge, Ilminster, Broadway Hill and Marsh to a junction with A30 at Woods Common, west of Yarcombe.

A3088 (Yeovil - Petherton Bridge)

This route number is assigned to the section of A358 from the present commencing point in Yeovil westward via Preston Plucknett and Montacute to a junction with Route A303 (ex A3036) at Petherton Bridge.

B3400 (Basingstoke - Andover)

This route number is assigned to the superseded section of A30 from its present junction with Route A33 at Sarum Hill and Winchester Street, Basingstoke westward via Overton and Whitchurch to a junction with the present B3049 at Andover.

B3420 (Worthy Down - South of Andover)

This route number is assigned to the superseded section of A342 between Worthy Down and the present junction with A3057 east of Goodworth Clatford.



Renumbering:A30 1 April 1933
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