A823(M) motorway

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A823(M) shield

Looking west towards the terminus
Route information
Length1.0 mi[1] (1.6 km)
Major junctions
West endInverkeithing
 M90 motorwayUK-Motorway-M90.svg
East endRosyth
Road network

The A823(M) is a motorway in Fife, Scotland. It is a 1-mile (1.6 km) spur from the M90 into Dunfermline. The road provides a fast route for traffic from Dunfermline to the Forth Road Bridge. When it opened in 1964[2] it was intended to be part of a longer motorway continuing eastbound along to the north coast of the Firth of Forth[3] and a bridge was built for this extension. Following the upgrade of the A92 it is unlikely this route will be constructed.[3]


A823(M) motorway
Eastbound exits Junction Westbound exits
Aberdeen, Dundee, Perth, Edinburgh M90 M90 J2 Start of motorway
Start of motorway Dunfermline, Crieff A823

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Driving directions to Exit 2". Google. Retrieved 23 September 2013.
  2. ^ The Motorway Archive – M90 Dates Archived 19 March 2006 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ a b The Motorway Archive – M90 Archived 5 September 2006 at the Wayback Machine

External links[edit]

Route map:

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