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A roads in Zone 5 of the Great Britain numbering scheme

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The numbering zones for A-roads in Great Britain

List of A roads in zone 5 in Great Britain starting north/east of the A5, west of the A6, south of the Solway Firth/Eden Estuary (roads beginning with 5).


Single- and double-digit roadsEdit

Three-digit roadsEdit

Road From To Notes
  A500 road Clayton Nantwich Known locally as the D Road, either because its route resembles the curved part of a letter D (with a section of the M6 forming the upright) or after the Roman numeral 'D' (500)
  A501 road Marylebone Moorgate Part of the London Inner Ring Road, comprises Marylebone Road, Euston Road, Pentonville Road and City Road. Terminates at junction with London Wall
  A502 road Camden Town Hendon through Hampstead, pretty much follows the Edgware branch of the Northern Line for 5 stations
  A503 road Camden Town Woodford Camden Road and Seven Sisters Road (primary) and Ferry Lane (non-primary), though Holloway and Walthamstow
  A504 road West Hendon Tottenham Hale via Hendon, Finchley, East Finchley, Muswell Hill, Hornsey and West Green. Has recently been extended to include Broad Lane as the A503 is now two-way.
  A505 road Linslade Great Abington
  A506 road Walton Stanley Gate nr. Bickerstaffe Part of the road has since been reassigned to the M58 Motorway; in the 1970s part of it served the New Town of Skelmersdale[1]
  A507 road Buntingford M1 junction 13 The northern terminus and the course of the road have recently been changed to bypass Ridgmont.
  A508 road Old Stratford Market Harborough
  A509 road Milton Keynes Kettering
  A510 road Wellingborough Cranford St John Forms part of Wellingborough's outer ring road, passes through Finedon and ends at Junction 11 of the A14 at Cranford St John.
  A511 road Markfield Foston, Derbyshire Historical A50(T). The original route went from Atherstone to Burton upon Trent (now B4116 and A444).
  A512 road Loughborough A42 & A511 near Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  A513 road Tamworth Stafford
  A514 road Derby Swadlincote
  A515 road Lichfield Buxton
  A516 road Derby Hilton
  A517 road Belper Ashbourne
  A518 road Uttoxeter Telford
  A519 road Newcastle-under-Lyme Newport
  A520 road Stone Leek
  A521 road Meir Froghall
  A522 road Uttoxeter Wetley Rocks
  A523 road Swinscoe Hazel Grove The section south of Macclesfield was became part of the A52 (which west of there was A524 at the time). The changes were undone.
A524 Unused Was a road from Swinscoe to Newcastle-under-Lyme (formerly part of the A52). Became part of the A52 again, as the old route of the A52 north to Macclesfield became part of the A523 again. Previously was a road from Fenny Bentley to Great Rowsley (now B5056).
  A525 road Rhyl Newcastle-under-Lyme
  A526 road Woolfall Heath M57 J3 Woolfall Heath A57 Seth Powell Way
  A527 road Newcastle-under-Lyme Congleton
  A528 road Wrexham Shrewsbury
  A529 road Hinstock Nantwich
  A530 road Whitchurch Northwich
  A531 road Madeley Heath Weston
  A532 road Crewe Green Marshfield Bank, Crewe
  A533 road Alsager Widnes Crosses Runcorn-Widnes Bridge
  A534 road Wrexham Congleton Follows the course of one of the historic "Salt ways" that ran from Nantwich into Wales. Part of its central section, between Broxton and Bickerton Hill, is still called 'Salters Lane'.
  A535 road Holmes Chapel Alderley Edge via Twemlow Green, past Jodrell Bank, via Chelford
  A536 road Congleton Macclesfield
  A537 road Knutsford Buxton The section between Macclesfield and Buxton has been named the most dangerous road in Britain. See also Cat and Fiddle Road.
  A538 road Macclesfield Altrincham Passes underneath the runways of Manchester Airport
  A539 road Eglwys Cross Llangollen
  A540 road Chester Hoylake
  A541 road Wrexham Trefnant
  A542 road Llangollen Llandegla crosses the Horseshoe Pass
  A543 road Pentrefoelas Bodfari
  A544 road Bylchau Llanfair Talhaiarn
  A545 road Menai Bridge Beaumaris
  A546 road Tywyn Llandudno
  A547 road Prestatyn Conwy
  A548 road Chester Llanrwst
  A549 road Drury Mold
  A550 road Caergwrle Hooton
  A551 road Seacombe Gayton
  A552 road Birkenhead West Kirby
  A553 road Birkenhead Hoylake
  A554 road Birkenhead Bidston
  A555 road Handforth Woodford
  A556 road Delamere Bowdon Northern section takes traffic from and to M6 J19 and M56 J7 for Manchester Airport and South Manchester
  A557 road Sutton Weaver Rainhill, St Helens M62 J7
  A558 road Daresbury Runcorn Daresbury Expressway
  A559 road Sandiway Stretton, Cheshire
  A560 road Altrincham Hattersley
  A561 road Halewood Liverpool
  A562 road Liverpool Penketh
  A563 road A6 London Road, Oadby A47, Crown Hills, Evington Leicester Ring Road
A564 Unused Referred to sections of the upgraded A50 (e.g. from Foston to Etwall) before the A50 was rerouted; the original A564 went from Liverpool to A567/Bridge Road (now A567).
  A565 road  Bootle Tarleton
  A566 road Bootle Orrell Park
  A567 road Seaforth Scotland Road, Liverpool
A568 Unused Was the road between Widnes and Lea Green railway station, St Helens (now B5419).
  A569 road Bold Heath St Helens
  A570 road Rainhill, St Helens M62 J7 Southport
  A571 road St Helens Wigan
  A572 road Swinton St Helens
  A573 road Winwick, Cheshire Wigan
  A574 road Leigh Sankey Bridges, Warrington Also spurs to M62 J11
  A575 road Bolton Worsley
  A576 road Stretford Middleton
  A577 road Boothstown Ormskirk
  A578 road Leigh Hindley Green
  A579 road M6 J22 Bolton
  A580 road Liverpool Manchester The East Lancs Road
  A581 road Chorley Rufford
  A582 road A6 near Lostock Hall Higher Penwortham
  A583 road Blackpool Preston
  A584 road Clifton Little Bispham
  A585 road Kirkham Fleetwood
  A586 road Garstang Blackpool
  A587 road Blackpool Fleetwood
  A588 road Poulton-Le-Fylde Lancaster
  A589 road Halton Heysham
  A590 road A65 Barrow-in-Furness
  A591 road A590 Bothel
  A592 road Newby Bridge Penrith
  A593 road Broughton-in-Furness Ambleside
  (Cumbria) Maryport Cockermouth
  (Leicester) Leicester Central Ring Road
  A595 road Carlisle Dalton-in-Furness
  A596 road Thursby Workington
  A597 road Workington Distington Northside Bridge in Workington, which carries part of the route, destroyed in November 2009 floods
  A598 road Hampstead North Finchley Commences at the junction of Finchley Road and Hendon Way on the A41. It goes through Golders Green and crosses the A406 and A1 at Henlys Corner, then heads through Regents Park Road to the centre of Finchley and Ballards Lane up to Tally-Ho Corner where it terminates on the A1000
  A599 road Haydock Park Racecourse Blackbrook Bypass, St Helens

Four-digit roads (50xx)Edit

Road From To Notes
  A5000 road A504, Finchley A598, Finchley The section of Hendon Lane north of Gravel Hill. Originally all of Hendon Lane and the A504 to the West of it was part of the A5000

although some old maps have the A5000 ending at the west on the A502, with that number taking over the remainder.

  A5001 road Rushden Rushden
A5002 road Unused Ran from Macclesfield to Buxton (now A5004 and B5470).
  A5004 road Whaley Bridge Buxton Number for the former A6 between Buxton and Whaley Bridge; original A5004 went from Station Road to London Road via Donington Lane in Leicestershire.
  A5005 road Longton, Staffordshire Barlaston
  A5006 road Stoke-upon-Trent Hanley Previously used for the M6 to Hanford section of the A500.
  A5007 road Stoke upon Trent Fenton
  A5008 road Burslem Bucknall
  A5009 road Bucknall Badderley Green
  A5010 road Burslem Burslem
  A5011 road Talke Alsager
  A5012 road Cromford A515
  A5013 road Stafford Eccleshall
  A5014 road Old Trafford Stretford
  A5015 road Burleydam Burleydam
  A5018 road Winsford Wharton Green
  A5019 road Crewe Crewe
  A5020 road A500 near Englesea-Brook Crewe Green
  A5022 road Sandbach Brereton Green
A5024 road Unused Ran from A536 to A523 in Macclesfield via Sunderland Street.
  A5025 road Llanfairpwllgwyngyll Near Valley
  A5026 road Lloc Walwen
  A5027 road Liscard Upton
  A5028 road Higham Ferrers Rushden
  A5029 road Birkenhead Birkenhead
  A5030 road Birkenhead Birkenhead
  A5032 road Backford Ellesmere Port
  A5033 road Knutsford Knutsford
  A5034 road Near Mere, Cheshire
  A5035 road Trentham Longton
  A5036 road Switch Island Toxteth
(Brunswick railway station)
In 2 parts: Switch Island-Seaforth and Bootle-Brunswick
  A5037 road Liverpool Liverpool
  A5038 road Liverpool Litherland
  A5039 road Liverpool Liverpool
  A5040 road Liverpool Liverpool Paradise Street (part), plus short section of Old Haymarket on opposite side of pedestrianised city centre
  A5041 road Unused Canning Place in Liverpool. Closed to general traffic; part converted into bus station
A5045 road Liverpool Liverpool Mann Island
  A5046 road Liverpool Liverpool Tithebarn Street
  A5047 road Liverpool Old Swan Edge Lane and St. Oswald's Street
  A5048 road Royal Liverpool University Hospital Liverpool Women's Hospital
  A5049 road Liverpool Clubmoor
  A5050 road Everton, Liverpool Everton St Domingo Road
  A5051 road Liverpool Liverpool Moorfields
  A5052 road Liverpool Liverpool King Edward Street
  A5053 road Liverpool Liverpool Leeds Street
  A5054 road Liverpool Liverpool Boundary Street
  A5055 road Liverpool Liverpool Sandhills Lane
  A5056 road Liverpool Liverpool Bankhall Street
  A5057 road Bootle Bootle
  A5058 road Bootle Aigburth Queens Drive
  A5060 road Warrington Lower Walton Chester Road
  A5061 road Warrington Knutsford Road
  A5062 road Ashton-in-Makerfield Only 0.1 mile long
  A5063 road Old Trafford Salford
  A5064 road Emstrey, near Shrewsbury Shrewsbury Named "London Road"
A5065 road Leagrave Luton
  A5066 road Ordsall Lower Broughton
  A5067 road Gorse Hill, Stretford Manchester
  A5068 road Skelmersdale Skelmersdale An older one went from Cornbrook to Picadilly Gardens.
A5070 Unused Ran from Hinckley to Stoney Bridge (now B4669).
  A5071 road Preston Preston Corporation Street / Moor Lane. Corporation Street was formerly a B road.
  A5072 road Preston Preston Strand Road
  A5073 road South Shore, Blackpool Blackpool
  A5074 road Gilpin Bridge Windermere
  A5075 road Ambleside Ambleside
  A5076 road Upton Kingsthorpe Formerly part of the A45 road. The northeastern section was numbered A4508 (A45-A508 link) until the mid 1990s, when the route was renamed A5076. The original one went from the A6 via Stricklandgate in Penrith. This became part of the A6 in a one-way pair.
  A5078 road Crewe Site of Crewe Locomotive Works
  A5079 road Levenshulme Longsight
  A5080 road Liverpool Penketh
  A5081 road M60 Junction 9 Old Trafford Main Route through Trafford Park
  A5082 road Astley Farnworth
  A5083 road A582 near Lostock Hall,
A49 near Cuerden, Lancashire
  A5084 road Lowick Green Torver
  A5085 road Ribbleton Lea, Lancashire Blackpool Road, Preston
  A5086 road Egremont Cockermouth
  A5087 road Ulverston Barrow-in-Furness
  A5088 road Birkenhead Liscard
  A5089 road Anfield Newsham Park Formerly also included more of Liverpool inner ring road, south to Toxteth and Dingle - now B roads
  A5090 road Litherland Kirkdale
  A5091 road Ullswater Troutbeck
  A5092 road Greenodd Grizebeck
  A5093 road Hallthwaites Whicham Via Millom
  A5094 road A595 A595 Via Whitehaven
  A5095 road Northampton Northampton railway station
  A5098 road Bootle Walton
  A5099 road Blackpool Blackpool

Four-digit roads (51xx)Edit

Road From To Notes
  A5100 road Edgware Mill Hill Circus Station Road (Edgware), Hale Lane, Mill Hill Broadway
  A5101 road Northampton Northampton
  A5102 road Stockport Wilmslow
  A5103 road Manchester city centre M56 Junction 3 near Wythenshawe Commonly referred to as the Princess Parkway, although this name only applies to the section between the M60 and the M56. The A5103 between the M60 and the city centre is actually Princess Road.
  A5104 road Corwen Chester
  A5105 road Morecambe Bolton-le-Sands
  A5106 road A6 near Chorley A49 near Standish
  A5108 road Llanallgo Moelfre
  A5109 road Edgware Whetstone Includes the Western section of Deansbrook Lane and Deans Lane, Selvage Lane, then Marsh Lane, Totteridge Common and Totteridge Lane
  A5111 road Mackworth Spondon Derby Outer Ring Road
  A5112 road Battlefield Shrewsbury
  A5114 road A55 Llangefni
  A5115 road Chester Church Broughton
  A5116 road Chester Moston
  A5117 road Helsby Sealand
  A5118 road Penyffordd Llong
  A5119 road Mold Flint
  A5120 road Dunstable Ampthill bypass
  A5121 road Branston Clay Mills
  A5123 road M1 Junction 15A & A43 Northampton
  A5124 road Battlefield Broadoak
A5125 road Unused May run from Broad Street to Downtown Loughborough, but this may also be part of the A512. A recently decommissioned one ran along Fullhurst Avenue, Braunstone Avenue, Wyngate Drive, Woodville Road, Henley Road, Fosse Road, and Blackbird Road, And Abbey Park Road (now B5327) from Braunstone to Abbey Park.
  A5126 road Runcorn "Weston Link" - Links A533 and A557, a part of the Runcorn Expressways system
  A5127 road Birmingham Lichfield
  A5128 road Wellingborough Wilby
  A5130 road M1 Junction 14 Woburn
A5131 Unused Ran along Saint Margaret's Way in Leicester from the A46 (now A594) to the A6 (now Loughborough Road).
  A5132 road Hilton Swarkestone
  A5134 road Bromham Kempston Presently being replaced by the Bedford Western Bypass
  A5135 road Borehamwood Borehamwood
  A5137 road Heswall Clatterbridge (M53 Junction 4)
  A5139 road Seacombe docks M53 at Bidston
  A5140 road Bedford Bedford
  A5141 road Bedford Bedford
  A5143 road Hazel Grove Bramhall Green
  A5144 road Hale Timperley
  A5145 road Stockport Stretford
  A5147 road Maghull Scarisbrick
  A5148 road Lichfield Lichfield Short spur connecting A38 at Swinfen Island to M6 Toll/A5 at Wall Island
  A5149 road Poynton Cheadle, Greater Manchester
  A5150 road Colindale Hendon Colindeep Lane
  A5151 road Lloc Rhuddlan
  A5152 road Gaerwen A55 near Gaerwen
  A5153 road Holyhead Holyhead
  A5154 road Holyhead Port Holyhead
  A5156 road North Wrexham East Wrexham
  A5181 road Stretford Trafford Park
  A5182 road Acton Clayton
  A5183 road M1 Junction 9 M1 Junction 4 The A5 before it was de-trunked.
  A5184 road Longsight University of Manchester
  A5185 road Eccles Swinton
  A5186 road Salford Salford
  A5187 road Stafford Stafford Part of the Stafford ring road
  A5189 road Burton upon Trent Burton upon Trent
  A5190 road Lichfield Cannock
  A5191 road Shrewsbury Shrewsbury
  A5192 road Lichfield Lichfield
  A5193 road Wellingborough Wellingborough The A509 prior to the Wellingborough by-pass
  A5195 road Brownhills Chasetown
  A5199 road Leicester Kingsthorpe Was A50

Four-digit roads (52xx)Edit

Road From To Notes
  A5200 road Holborn Tufnell Park Grays Inn Road, York Way and Brecknock Road
  A5201 road Bloomsbury Shoreditch Clerkenwell Road and Old Street
  A5202 road St Pancras Camden Mostly split into two one-way streets, St Pancras Way and Royal College Street. Southern section used to meet the Euston Road but now runs along Goods Way
  A5203 road Kings Cross Holloway Caledonian Road
  A5204 road A5 Tottenham Court Road Wigmore Street, Mortimer Street, Goodge Street
  A5205 road Maida Vale Camden Town Starts at junction of A4201 Albany Street, (Piccadilly Circus to Camden Town via Portland, Fitzrovia) goes via the A41 Park Road Junction (A41 Wellington Road) as the Prince Albert Road, and then continues to the A5 at Maida Vale as St. John's Wood Road.

The Road acts as a northern bypass to the London Inner ring-road between the Edgware Road and Great Portland Street section, and as such is a much faster route than the A501 in this section at all times.

  A5206 road A38 near Lichfield  Lichfield
  A5207 road Thornton, Sefton A5036 near Switch Island Another one coexisted; it was decommissioned in 2015; went from Aintree to Thornton; became B5207 in 2015 when A5758 opened.
  A5208 road Kirkby A580 Bifurcates - second branch to M57 Junction 4 - though this branch also recorded as A5207
  A5209 road Standish Burscough
  A5223 road Telford A442
  A5227 road Birkenhead Birkenhead Borough Road East flyover between A41 and A552
  A5228 road Luton Luton
  A5230 road Mereside Blackpool Beach Known as the Squires Gate Link Road, this links the M55 with Blackpool Airport and the southern end of the Promenade.
  A5250 road A38 near Littleover Derby Old A38
  A5267 road Birkdale Churchtown
  A5268 road Chester Chester Inner ring road
  A5270 road Buxton Buxton
  A5271 road East Keswick North Keswick
  A5271 road Wolstanton Tunstall Duplicated Number
  A5272 road Weston Coyney Great Chell
A5275 road A562 in Speke A561 in Speke Duplicated Number
  A5284 road A591 junction, north end of Kendal Bypass Kendal

Four-digit roads (53xx to 56xx)Edit

Road From To Notes
  A5300 road M57 / M62 junction A562 between Halewood and Widnes Commonly known as Knowsley Expressway
A5301 Nantwich Was used for the south Nantwich bypass (now A530; old A530 is now B5341, local streets, and B5334).
  A5460 road M1 / M69 at J21 Leicester Inner ring road A594 (Leicester) Was originally part of the A46 (Narborough Road)
  A5480 road Blacon Upton
A5505 road Dunstable Dunstable Woodside Link, created in 2017.
  A5509 road Northwich inner ring road was part of the B5337 until 2011.
  A5630 road Anstey A563 Leicester Ring Road to Leicester Western Bypass/Anstey link road
A5758 road Aintree Thornton Replacement of parallel A5207


  1. ^ "A506 - Roader's Digest: The SABRE Wiki". Retrieved 1 April 2018.