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Photo listing : obstructions (problem)

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. @south_team why the barriers? Needed lot of heavy lifting among the rubbish, cut finger. Path behind Morrison Gilmerton Rd. https://t.co/Oa6XUJPvp7 Reply from South Team: Barriers erected at request of public to deter motor bikes etc. ... [more]

A contractors' access turning circle surrounded in barriers, while passengers, including those with bikes, restricted to narrow walkways on the entrance ramps (see also #67002). The priorities sign is wrong too.

Chicanes at the bottom of the path leading into Craigmillar Castle Park. They are quite narrow and difficult to negotiate as they are at the bottom of a fairly steep section of the path.

Chicanes, another set a bit further down in background of the image. A little bit too narrow, you can wiggle through on a normal bike but tandems and trailers are blocked.

Chicanes at beginning of path between Forkenford and Kings Haugh, in good state but a bit narrow, not recommended for trailers or tandems although the path is wide enough for maneuvring.

The cycle lane on Wester Hailes Road is partially obstructed by vegetation. The surface is also somewhat rough.

A gate with a sliding locking bar across the newly surfaced path into the Burdiehouse Burn Valley Park.

On the left an asphalt path, on the right the dirt path through the Moredun Wood from Gilmerton Road.

A typical Edinburgh barrier at the end of a path through to another street.

The gate at the end of this path past Craigmillar Castle

The sightlines under the bridges are so poor that speed humps and a chicane barrier have been provided on the already narrow Union Canal towpath.

No need for a ramp to connect the cycle path to the tramway crossing and toucan crossing?

Definitely no need for a ramp then?

Chicanes on the path

Narrow entrance gate into Craigmillar Castle Park

Boillard plus chicanes (in bad state) with fairly narrow gap, overgrown and usually full of rubbish.

More cabinets (see #60679) on approach to toucan crossing and tramway level crossing.

Telecoms cabinets, one with a door hanging open, in the middle of the shared-use footway on South Gyle Broadway. It's hard to work out what the white line trapezium is for, other than to come to the conclusion that it was meant to have ... [more]

Barrier across access to path to Edinburgh Park station, with dropped kerb and narrow gap at side. This will be busy with commuters at peak times, unlike this weekend view.

Barrier at entrance to path

Barriers at Roseburn Path on-ramp at Ravelston Dykes. There are also some nasty tree-roots on the ramp. Cycling is prohibited on the path on the left which leads to a residential street.

Open gutter and barriers on path out of Telfer Subway

Entrance to Traquair Alley, which leads to Balgreen cycle path, obstructed by chicane railings and car parking

More barriers on Ladiebridge path, but cyclists simply go around these

The Ladiebridge path is narrow enough without chicane barriers

Narrow shared-use footway alongside A8, with lamppost in the middle

Narrow shared-use footway alongside A8, complete with bus shelter

Another obstructive bus shelter on A8 cyclepath into Edinburgh

Cramped conditions on the A8 cyclepath at bus stop

Nice bridge at Newbridge Roundabout spoilt by bollards, right-angled corners and a Cyclists Dismount sign

Road closure with no facilities for cyclists (other than as parking)

Warning - low pipe Location: Dalmeny (Scotland, United Kingdom)

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