HC Deb 15 December 1950 vol 482 cc241-2W
Mr. Orbach

asked the Minister of Transport what parts of Watling Street, Kent, are scheduled restricted as to speed limits.

Mr. Barnes

I have no precise and comprehensive records of the speed limits it, force, but I understand that on the London—Canterbury—Dover Trunk Road (A2) from the London County Council boundary to Dover, the following lengths are subject to a speed limit of 30 m.p.h.:

Locality Approximate length of Restriction Miles
Strood—Rochester—Chatham—Rainham 7.55
Newington 0.4
Sittingbourne—Green Street 3.25
Teynham 0.5
Oare—Faversham 1.3
Boughton 0.75
Harbledown—Canterbury 2.35
Bridge 0.35
Lydden 0.85
Temple Ewell—Dover 3.00