You have stumbled across my personal research project, a “scrap book” about one of the world’s most fascinating roads.
Like other Great Roads it brings with it a wealth of history, characters, towns, landscapes and curiosities.
It provides a series of threads which tie together people, places and time.
I aim for accuracy but this website makes no claim to be an objective and reliable academic source.
It is an individual perspective based on a lifetime spent living by it and travelling its length.
My task is made easier by others before me who have embarked on similar projects. In particular:
My contribution in no way displaces their more original works.
“A guide for the curious traveller” – Frank Goddard
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