The M62 is a 107-mile prolonged motorway in a north of England joining Liverpool and Hull. Between a dual cities is a Pennines towering range, and as a M62 traverses these it is a top motorway in England during 1,221 feet on Windy Hill nearby Junction 23. Seven miles of a M62 track is also common with a M60 orbital highway nearby Manchester.
The trans-Pennine track has an normal daily trade upsurge of around 144,000 vehicles in Yorkshire, and has countless sections disposed to gridlock and trade problems, in particular, between Leeds and Huddersfield and a M60 orbital section. The M62 has no junctions numbered 1, 2 or 3, or even strictly a connection 4, since it was dictated to start in a centre of Liverpool though finished adult starting on a hinterland of a city.
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Even divided from a customarily trade prohibited spots, a M62, like any other motorway, is mostly theme to delays and trade jams caused by roadworks or accidents. The recommendation stays a same and it’s to always check a continue and trade conditions before streamer out on your tour as believe of trade problems on your track could dramatically cut your tour time.
Below is all a information you’ll need to check a stream trade conditions ion a M62 with a latest trade news in a live feed and a real-time trade map display any incidents or overload problems.
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M62 live trade map
There’s a clever possibility that you’ll confront some trade issues when pushing a M62 so usually in box there is any intrusion we can keep adult to date on delays with a live and invariably updated M62 trade map.
The map subsequent shows live updates on a stream disrupted areas of a M62 for roadworks, accidents or ubiquitous overload causing delays on a route…
M62 continue report
Details of a latest continue warnings in a M62 area from a Met Office…
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The story of a M62
The initial partial of a M62 to be built was a Stretford–Eccles Bypass, of that usually 1 mile still exists as a rest is now a territory between Junctions 7 to 13 of a M60. Construction started in 1957, and that partial of a motorway non-stop in 1960.
Surveying for a Pennine territory began in Nov 1961 and a track was motionless on in Jul 1963. Construction between Windy Hill and Pole Moor was formidable due to hilly terrain, peat bogs, and oppressive continue conditions.
The Lofthouse Interchange was a subsequent territory to be finished building took place between 1965 and 1967. Two contracts were concluded for a territory between Lofthouse and Ferrybridge in 1972, and both were finished by 1974. Finally, during a construction of Ouse overpass engineers encountered many problems, that behind a execution until May 1976.
All of a M62 junctions on a southbound and northbound carriageways are minute below…
End of motorway
Road continues as A5080 towards Liverpool
Start of motorway Knotty Ash, Huyton A5080J5Huyton A5080Liverpool (S) A5300, Huyton A5080
J6Prescot M57, Runcorn, M56 A5300Widnes A557, Prescot A57, St. Helens A570J7St. Helens A570, Warrington A57, Widnes A557Entering Merseyside Entering CheshireWarrington (West) (A574)
Warrington (West) (A574)
Warrington, Newton A49J9Warrington (Central), Newton A49Birmingham, Chester (M56) M6(S)
Warrington (East), Birchwood A574J11Warrington (East), Birchwood A574Entering Cheshire Entering Greater ManchesterStart of motorwayJ12
Manchester City Centre, Salford M602
Concurrency with M60Ring Road (ES), Manchester, Manchester M60(E)
Bury, Blackburn M66
Start of motorwayBirch servicesServicesBirch servicesMiddleton, Heywood A6046J19Middleton, Heywood A6046Rochdale, Oldham A627(M)J20Rochdale, Oldham A627(M)Milnrow, Shaw (A640)J21Milnrow, Shaw (A640)Rakewood ViaductEntering Greater Manchester Entering West YorkshireSaddleworth A672J22Ripponden, Saddleworth A672, Sowerby Bridge (A58)No entrance (on-slip only)J23Huddersfield (West) A640Huddersfield, Halifax A629J24Huddersfield, Halifax A629End of non-static speed extent J25Brighouse, Dewsbury A644Huddersfield (A62), Brighouse A644Start of non-static speed extent Hartshead Moor servicesServicesHartshead Moor servicesHalifax A58
Batley A62J27Batley A62
Leeds (M621) M1(N)
The NORTH, Leeds M1(N)
The SOUTH, Wakefield M1(S)
Start of non-static speed extent J30Rothwell, Wakefield A642Wakefield, Rothwell A642End of non-static speed extent Normanton, Castleford A655J31Castleford, Normanton A655Pontefract, Castleford A639J32Pontefract, Castleford A639The NORTH, Wetherby A1(M)J32A
The NORTH, The SOUTH A1(M)The SOUTH A1, Pontefract A645
Entering West Yorkshire Entering North YorkshireSelby, Doncaster A19J34Selby, Doncaster A19Entering North Yorkshire Entering East Riding of YorkshireThe SOUTH, Doncaster M18, Scunthorpe, Humberside (M180)J35The SOUTH M18, Scunthorpe, Humberside (M180)Goole A614J36Goole A614Ouse BridgeHowden A614, Selby (A63)J37Bridlington, York, Howden A614Start of motorway J38
End of motorway
Road continues as A63 towards Hull
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