Baldock bypass: Factfile

1 – Leper cemetery discovered 2 – World War Two bomb craters discovered 3 – Badger tunnels installed along the route 7 – Bronze Age burial mounds discovered 9 – The percentage of vehicles travelling through the town that stop in Baldock 69 – The percentag

1 - Leper cemetery discovered

2 - World War Two bomb craters discovered

3 - Badger tunnels installed along the route

7 - Bronze Age burial mounds discovered


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9 - The percentage of vehicles travelling through the town that stop in Baldock

69 - The percentage of traffic travelling through the town that could be cut by the bypass

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100 - The number of trenches excavated to identify any archaeological sites

4,000 - The number of people who attended the Celebration in the Tunnel in December

15,000 - The amount of money raised, in pounds, during that event

22,000 - The number of vehicles that pass through Baldock each day

25,000 - The estimated number of vehicles to use the bypass every day until 2020

1,000,000 - The amount, in cubic metres, of earth moved during construction

43,000,000 - The budget allocated to the construction

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