Hazard #5549

ID #5549
Status Reported
Location SZ 56708 81453
Location Description The hole is on the road-side of a grid, just before the hill and sharp right-hand bend where Shanklin Road turns into Victoria Avenue. It is just before a small road on the left-hand side (if going towards Shanklin).
Road Name Shanklin Road, just before it turns into Victoria Avenue
Hazard Type Raised/sunken manhole or drain
Hazard Description It is a large hole next to a manhole cover, which has clearly moved. A cyclist could be deseated and thrown into the road by this hole.
Approximate Size approx 1 and a half feet long by half foot wide
Approximate Depth about 8 inches
Approximate distance from Kerb about one and a half feet
Date Encountered 2 Apr 2007
Date Added 12 Apr 2007
Planned Fix Date Unknown
Highway Authority Isle of Wight Council
District / Ward / Parish Isle of Wight / Shanklin South / Shanklin
Authority Reference Unknown
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