TITLE

Drivers facing 55-mile detour

PUB. DATE
October 2017
SOURCE
Daily Mail;10/5/2017, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
MOTORISTS could face a 55-mile diversion amid plans to close part of the A82 after a safety barrier was damaged near Loch Lomond.
ACCESSION #
125467030

 

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