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Wirral Council

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Wirral Council
Location Map ( geo)
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Primary Destinations
Birkenhead • Wallasey
Cheshire West and Chester Council • Liverpool Council
National Highways Roads

Wirral Council is the Highway Authority for all roads in the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, with the exception of Trunk roads managed by National Highways.

It lies within the historic county of Cheshire.

Primary Destinations

The following Primary Destinations are located within the council area:

Trunk Roads

The following roads that run through the council area are at least partially Trunk Roads, and therefore managed by National Highways:

Principal and Classified Numbered Roads

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

Route From To Length


A41 London Birkenhead 204 miles View
A540 Chester Hoylake 19.2 miles View
A551 Gayton Seacombe 11.2 miles View
A552 Woodchurch CH49 Birkenhead 4.1 miles View
A553 Hoylake Birkenhead 7.6 miles View
A554 Bidston Birkenhead 7.4 miles View
A5027 Victoria Hospital, Birkenhead Upton 5.9 miles View
A5028 Poulton Road Church Road 0.27 miles View
A5029 Borough Road Tower Road 0.8 miles View
A5030 Canning Street, Birkenhead Wallasey Bridge Road, Birkenhead 2.1 miles View
A5088 Birkenhead Liscard, Wallasey 1.4 miles View
A5137 Gayton Clatterbridge 3.2 miles View
A5139 Bidston Seacombe 2.4 miles View
A5227 Chester Street, Birkenhead Argyle Street, Birkenhead 0.3 miles View   
B5132 Stamford Bridge Eastham 16.5 miles View
B5135 Neston Gayton 2.8 miles View
B5136 Neston Rock Ferry 8.5 miles View
B5137 Clatterbridge Bromborough 2.1 miles View
B5138 Heswall Thingwall 2.2 miles View
B5139 Upton West Kirby 3.5 miles View
B5140 Frankby Caldy 1.7 miles View
B5141 Caldy West Kirby 1.7 miles View
B5142 Liscard Egremont 0.5 miles View
B5143 Liscard New Brighton 1.04 miles View
B5144 Birkenhead Road Poulton Road 0.6 miles View
B5145 St Hilary Brow, Wallasey Seacombe 1.7 miles View
B5146 Freeman Street Beaufort Road 0.8 miles View
B5147 Whetstone Lane Borough Road 0.4 miles View
B5148 Birkenhead Dacre Hill 1.9 miles View
B5149 Birkenhead Bebington 2.3 miles View
B5150 Higher Bebington Woodhey 1.1 miles View
B5151 Bidston Willaston (S) 10.4 miles View
B5172 Egerton Park Rock Ferry 0.6 miles View
B5192 Upton West Kirby 2.5 miles View
B5477 Bayswater Road Leasowe Road 0.6 miles View      

Classified Unnumbered (Class III) Roads

Main Article: Wirral Council (Class III roads)

For its Class III road network, Wirral MBC uses "C" prefixes, though they do not appear to number each individually.


Main Article: Wirral Council (Junctions)

Bridges, Tunnels, and other Crossings

Main Article: Wirral Council (Crossings)


Wirral Council
A41 • A540 • A551 • A552 • A553 • A554 • A5027 • A5028 (Wirral) • A5029 • A5030 • A5088 • A5137 • A5139 • A5227 • B5132 • B5135 • B5136 • B5137 • B5138 • B5139 • B5140 • B5141 • B5142 (Wirral) • B5143 • B5144 (Wirral) • B5145 • B5146 • B5147 • B5148 • B5149 • B5150 • B5151 • B5172 • B5192 (Wirral) • B5477 (Wallasey)
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