Route Open Junctions Section
1 M40 Jan 1991 J8-15 Waterstock → Longbridge
2 M20 May 1991 J8-9 Maidstone → Ashford
3 M74 and A74(M) Nov 1991 J12-13 Millbank → Nether Abington
4 M3 Dec 1991 J12-14 Pitmore → Chilworth

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Imperfectly Odd: Batheaston Bypass

It has viaducts, a tunnel and plenty of controversy, but the amazing Batheaston Bypass doesn’t really work. What went wrong?

South London's lost motorways

Completing the story of London's epic Ringways, we've just published the Southern Radials, five more motorways that never saw the light of day.

To the north east!

Two new additions to our collection of Opening Booklets take us to Darlington and Middlesbrough.

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Sir James Drake

County Surveyor and Bridgemaster for Lancashire in the 1950s and 60s, Drake was instrumental in the motorway revolution.