Hazard #104960

ID #104960
Status Fixed
Location SZ 01314 96038
Location Description If driving towards Broadstone -- it is on the left hand side of the road, a few metres (2-3) past the junction with Ashwood Drive. Triangular manhole cover is close to the centre-line of the carriageway than to the curb.
Road Name Dunyeats Road
Hazard Type Raised/sunken manhole or drain
Hazard Description Triangular manhole cover with "Borough of Poole" embossed on it. It has sunk and road structure surround has degraded to the extent that that edges from the cover now protrude. Driving over this damages a cars: suspension,. shock absorbers and tyres. To hit this with a cycle will have the potential to throw a rider resulting in injury or death. Clearly Borough of Poole would be liable.
Approximate Size 1 metre x 1 metre
Approximate Depth 110mm
Approximate distance from Kerb 2 metre (it's nearer the centre line of carrigeway).
Date Encountered 31 May 2014
Date Added 2 Jun 2014
Planned Fix Date Unknown
Highway Authority Borough of Poole Council
District / Ward / Parish Poole / Broadstone
Authority Reference Unknown
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