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Wyke Lion Crossroads

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Wyke Lion Crossroads
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Wyke Lion Crossroads
Highway Authority
Junction Type
Controlled Junction
Roads Joined
A58, A641
Junctions related to the A641

Wyke Lion Crossroads is the junction of the A58 and the A641 . Locally, this junction is often referred to as Hellfire Crossroads. It is probably not a coincidence this junction used to be a particularly notorious accident black spot, given that peripheral visibility from all directions is poor, forward visibility on the eastbound A58 is nearly non-existent, and traffic on the A58 was much faster than traffic on the A641. The installation of signals in the 1990s led to a considerable improvement of its safety.


Route To Notes


(M62), Leeds






Brighouse 3, Hudd'sfield 6

Wyke Lion Crossroads
Junctions on the A58
M57 J2 • St Helens • M6 J24 • Ashton-in-Makerfield • Platt Bridge • Hindley • Chequerbent Roundabout • M61 J5 • Bolton • Bury • Rochdale • Littleborough • Ripponden • Sowerby Bridge • Halifax •
Stump Cross (Halifax) • Hipperholme Crossroads • Wyke Lion Crossroads • Chain Bar Interchange • -Birkenshaw Roundabout • Drightlington Roundabout • Low Wortley Roundabout • Armley Gyratory  • Wellington Street Junction •
Sheepscar Interchange • Wetherby Road Roundabout • Collingham Junctions • Wetherby

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