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Soil Dumped On New Road, Coleshill


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#1 Bawbag

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Posted 07 March 2012 - 12:28 PM

Surprised to see about 10 tonnes of soil dumped in the middle of New Road, Coleshill yesterday.

I know it's not exactly a main thoroughfare and I was able to squeeze past, but this was pretty dangerous. There was also evidence of damage to a nearby tree, presumably caiused by the tipper that dumped the soil. I saw later on that the Police had put signs and warning lights up.

This was next to a tree that always seems to have a small memorial at its base.

Anyone know what might be going on?

Edit: Found this information on a fatal accident there in 2005, explains the flowers. Wonder if the events are linked?

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#2 PeterC

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Posted 07 March 2012 - 05:54 PM

Fly tipping in the carriage way should be reported to the highway authority.
PeterC aka Chilternbirder