Hazard #8857

ID #8857
Status Fixed
Location TQ 32239 79003
Location Description A 201 New Kent Road, between Meadow Row and Falmouth Road. Sunken manhole in middle of eastbound carriageway.
Road Name New Kent Road, A201.
Hazard Type Raised/sunken manhole or drain
Hazard Description Sunken manhole in centre of carriageway up to 10cm deep. This defect, which could be potentially fatal if hit by a cyclist or motorcyclist, has been evident for over seven months. In the past week TfL have attempted to place cones around the hole but these have been pushed aside due to the location and could lead cyclists into the defect. This defect and other on this section of road were reported to TfL on 30/4/07. Details on this link; http://www.fillthathole.org.uk/hazard/5947?key=5593a21a30
Approximate Size 400cm x 400cm
Approximate Depth 10cm
Approximate distance from Kerb 2m
Date Encountered 29 Apr 2007
Date Added 18 Oct 2007
Planned Fix Date Unknown
Highway Authority Transport for London
District / Ward / Parish Southwark / Chaucer
Authority Reference SM028911/31
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