Skeorr one
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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Skelmersdale and Orrell.

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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Skelmersdale and Orrell.

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Is this route good enough? -  No (1)

Problems reported -  Accuracy (1)

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Grid Ref SD4891406246
Lat / Lon 53.55036° / -2.77252°
Easting / Northing 348,914E / 406,246N
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Grid Ref SD5342905055
Lat / Lon 53.54008° / -2.70420°
Easting / Northing 353,429E / 405,055N
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Skeorr One's land is

Arable 58.4%
Urban 36.5%
Woods 5.1%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018


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25 Jan 2024 Winter

The makings of a good route, but there are a couple of errors at the Skelmersdale end. First, the route from Eskdale over the roundabout to Tanhouse Road isn't quite as straightforward as the route suggests. Lastly, there is no pavement or safe way of crossing the main road to get to the route uphill.

I've updated it slightly for SkeOrr Two for a safer and more accurate route.

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