Route Open Junctions Section
1 M18 Feb 1979 J2-4 Wadworth → Armthorpe
2 A1 and A1(M) May 1979 J1*-2 Cecil Lane → Roestock
3 M8 Jun 1979 J11-12 Monkland Motorway Stage IIa
4 A3 and A3(M) Nov 1979 J1-5 Horndean and Waterlooville Bypass
5 M11 Nov 1979 J8-9 Stansted → Stump Cross
6 M25 and A282 Nov 1979 J5-6 Sundridge Road → Godstone

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