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Tuesday 17 September 2013

Video - Shelton Lock, Derby to Moira car boot via Ashby De La Zouch. August 2013

Here is my latest driving video. This is the longest one I've uploaded, nearly 30 minutes long!
This one starts in Derby at Shelton Lock and ends at Moira Car Boot Sale. We travel through Shelton Lock, Chellaston, Swarkstone, Stanton by Bridge, Melbourne, Lount, Ashby De La Zouch, Shellbrook, Norris Hill and Moira.

Moira Car Boot Sale
 I know there are probably quicker routes to get from Derby to Moira, but on this journey you will take in all sorts of places. Should be something of interest to everyone :
Here is the complete driving route map for this video - Route Map.

Enjoy the drive :

Points of interest:
00:00 This drive starts on Chellaston Road (A514) at the junction of Boulton Lane and Merrill Way heading South.
00:07 Shelton Lock (a suburb of Derby)
00:35 on left is the Golden Pheasant pub
00:49 on right is the New Bridge Inn pub
00:52 on left is a turning area for the old tram system
00:57 Going over the former Derby Canal.
00:58 The road becomes Derby Road.
02:23 on right is The Corner Pin pub
02:26 road becomes Swarkestone Road
02:28 on right is The Rose and Crown pub
03:33 A50 island
03:45 If you go left here it takes you to Nottingham and East Midlands Airport
04:04 Left onto Swarkestone Road A514
04:32 Going over the Trent and Mersey Canal
04:54 Swarkestone village, Derbyshire
05:18 Crewe and Harpur pub on right
05:30 Over the River Trent
05:37 Swarkestone Bridge (the longest stone bridge in England)
07:00 Stanton by Bridge, Derbyshire
07:35 Road becomes the B587
07:48 Idiot overtaking cyclists in my lane!
08:41 right around onto Derby Road
08:57 Melbourne, Derbyshire
09:11 Right around onto Cockshut Lane
10:36 left down Robinson's Hill
11:25 right onto Ashby Road
11:34 on right is entrance to Staunton Harold reservoir
16:33 right onto Nottingham Road (B587)
19:34 A5111 roundabout
19:46 Ashby De La Zouch, Leicestershire
21:08 Road becomes Wood Street
21:31 Road becomes Market Street
21:37 Ashby De La Zouch town centre
21:40 on right is The Queens Head Pub
21:42 on left is the White Hart pub
21:49 on left is The Lamb pub
22:14 Kilwardby Street
22:18 on right is The Fallen Knight Hotel
22:41 Road becomes Moira Road
22:43 on left is an old water tower. Once an active water tower servicing Ashby-de-la-Zouch, the tower stands approximately 15.6m (50ft) tall. Grade II listed, awaiting conversion to a dwelling!
25:28 Moira, Leicestershire
25:34 Road becomes Ashby Road
27:43 the Woodman Pub
27:48 Shortheath Road
28:16 on left is Moira Furnace (nineteenth-century iron-making blast furnace built in 1804)
28:20 Follow road around to right onto Bath Lane
28:46 Left into the car boot entrance at Moira Miners sports ground.
29:01 As you can see car parking for buyers is on the left here. The car boot area is on the right side of this road.

Moira Car Boot Sale :

Sunday car boot, Moira Miners sports ground, Bath Lane, Moira, Overseal, DE12 6BP

Andy's Driving videos around Derby, Derbyshire, UK :
Are you an ex-pat of Derby, feeling homesick? Or perhaps you just want a clear way of giving someone directions to a location in Derby or just want to show people your Derby Street. Well in this video and the many others I have made, you will be able to take a virtual drive around the city of Derby's streets as though you were in the driving seat. I use a dash-mounted camera, Traffic lights and heavy traffic have been edited out.

Best watched at 720p/1080p fullscreen (if your system/net connection is up to it).

Why not start with the original video and watch them all one by one...

Music Credits :
Warriors by ArcaneSoul

Slider-TN-remix by TerraNation

Down To Earth by Fierra

Epilogue-TN-Remix by TerraNation

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Moira Car Boot Sale


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