Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, Section 14(1) and (2)
The Surrey County Council
Public Byway Open to All Traffic 503 (Thursley)
Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2022
On 21 April 2022, Surrey County Council made the above-mentioned temporary order, the effect of which is to prohibit all traffic on foot or by any other means from entering or proceeding along that length of Public Byway Open to All Traffic 503 (Thursley) at Hindhead Common from the junction with Public Bridleway 120(Grid Ref: 490092, 135815), in a generally north-easterly direction to the junction with Public Footpath 94.
The Order is necessary on the grounds of public safety due a seriously eroded surface. The closure will be in operation from 4 May 2022 until 13 October 2022, or until completion of remedial works, if earlier. That period can be extended by the Secretary of State for Transport if required.
The temporary closure will only be in operation when appropriate road traffic signs are displayed on site by the County Council or an authorised person acting on its behalf. Access to properties will not be affected.
There is no alternative route.
The Surrey County Council Public Byway Open to All Traffic 503 (Thursley) Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2022 was made by the County Council under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.
Dated: 28 April 2022
Katie Stewart, Executive Director – Environment, Transport and Infrastructure.
Any enquiries to: Countryside Access Team, Surrey County Council, Whitebeam Lodge, Merrow Depot, Merrow Lane, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 7BQ. Tel: 0300 200 1003 or email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Files available to download
Map showing temporary closed section of BOAT 503 (PDF)
Public Byway Open to All Traffic 503 (Thursley) Map showing temporary closure at Hindhead Common between Public Bridleway 120 and Public Footpath 94 in place from 4 May 2022 until 13 October 2022.