PUBLIC PATH DIVERSION ORDERNotice ID: MFN0615952
BLACKBURN WITH DARWEN BOROUGH COUNCIL
PUBLIC PATH DIVERSION ORDER
HIGHWAYS ACT 1980 THE BOROUGH OF BLACKBURN WITH DARWEN
FOOTPATH 123 (PART) BLACKBURN PUBLIC PATH DIVERSION ORDER 2021
On the 8th day of July 2021 Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council made the above Order, under Section 119 of the Highways Act 1980, the effect of which will, if confirmed, divert the public footpath as described in Schedule 1 to this Notice onto the route described in Schedule 2 and as shown on the Order Map. In the interests of the public it is expedient that the line of the path be diverted. A copy of the Order and Map may be examined free of charge at the Information Desks, Town Hall, Blackburn and Town Hall Darwen on Mondays to Fridays inclusive between the hours of 10.00 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. (excluding Bank Holidays). Copies of the Order may be purchased at the price of SOp.
Representations or written objections to the Order, specifying the grounds thereof, should be sent to the undersigned to be received no later than the 6th day of August 2021. If no such representations or objections are duly made, or if any so made are withdrawn, Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council may in itself confirm the Order. If the Order is sent to the Secretary of State for Transport for confirmation, any representations or objections which have not been withdrawn will BE SENT WITH THEORDER. DATED this 8th day of July 2021
Mr. David Fairdough, Director of HR, Legal & Governance, Town Hall, Blackburn BB1 7DY
* SCHEDULE 1 - LINE OF EXISTING ROUTE - Public footpath 123 Blackburn is to be diverted as shown on the attached plan. Public footpath 123 Blackburn runs from Point A (SD 69478 24701) in an westerly then southerly then westerly direction for approximately 115m under the railway to Point C (SD69402 24658), shown as a dashed line on the attached plan. The route continues in a north westerly direction for 516m down the previous line of Milking Lane to Point E (SD 69003 24961) shown as a solid bold line.
* SCHEDULE 2 - LINE OF DIVERSIONARY ROUTE - The proposed diversion route is shown on the attached plan B-A-C-D-F-G-H-l. From Point B (SD69509 24707), the diversion route will follow an existing 2m wide footpath running westerly for approximately 32m to point A (SD69478 24701) shown as a bold dashed line. The route will follow an existing 2m wide footpath in a westerly then southerly then westerly direction for approximately 115m under the railway to point C (SD69402 24658) shown as a dashed line. The route continues along an existing 3m footpath for approximately 53m in a north westerly direction to point D (5D69362 24692) shown as a bold dashed line. From point D (SD69362 24692) the route will continue over the public highway known as Milking Lane for approximately 30m to point F (SD 69340 24708). The width of the footway between point D and point F is 1.5m. The route will leave Milking Lane in a south-westerly direction for approximately 9m to point G (SD69336 24704), the route is 1.5m wide from this point The route continues for approximately 57m in a north westerly direction to point H (SD69286 24734). The route turns southwest for approximately 23m along the public highway named Milbank Road where it turns northwest crossing Millbank Road. The route then continues in a north westerly direction for approximately 176m where it terminates at the junction of Milking Lane (point I (SD6915124858)).