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Deep rut forming on verge of metabolised BOAT.

Reported via desktop by Chris Hill at 20:15, Tuesday 4 May 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council and South Oxfordshire District Council less than a minute later

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This rut has been formed on a narrow road designated as a Byway Open To All Traffic (BOAT) over the past year of lockdown. it is a particularly narrow section of Watling Lane close to the junction with Tenpenny. The rut is gradually deepening over time and could lead to a situation where a vehicle could lose steering. Filling and covering may help as a short term fix.

Council ref: ENQ21893776

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 20:16, Tuesday 4 May 2021

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 21:47, Tuesday 8 June 2021

  • Vehicles should drive slowly along this section of rutted road as it could possibly cause imbalance to the steering or vehicle body and subsequent collision with adjacent trees or fences.

    Posted by Chris Hill at 15:15, Wednesday 7 July 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Thank you for your report. We have looked at it and found that it was a duplicate of an issue reported by another customer.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 21:55, Saturday 10 July 2021

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