Friday, 19 October 2007

The Chingford 'quiet route'

Another superbly maintained cycle lane, forming part of the Chingford 'quiet route'. (The section to the right of the white line in the photo above is for cyclists.)

I've never met another cyclist on it, possibly because the route is so convoluted it's a lot quicker using main roads. Or perhaps it's just that some parts are terrifyingly isolated and run-down. These photographs illustrate a section found on LCC's London Cycle Guide No. 5, grid 24 Dc.