A160 road

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Start of the A160 seen from the A180
Aerial view of Humber Refinery and Immingham docks
The A160 can be seen up the right hand side

The A160 is a short road in North Lincolnshire, England. It connects the A180 to Immingham docks.[1] It is a dual carriageway for part of its length through the village of South Killingholme. Plans have been approved to entirely dual the road,[2][3] and work started in spring 2015.


The A160 starts at a grade separated junction at Rye Hill on the A180 at TA136144. No other road shares this junction.

From the A180 the road is single carriageway to a roundabout on the edge of South Killingholme at TA147159. From there it becomes a dual carriageway straight through the village and the adjoining refinery, until the roundabout at TA169165. From there a short piece of single carriageway runs to the end of the public road at TA177166.[1]

The current route length is 3.2 miles.[4]


  1. ^ a b Grimsby: Louth & Market Rasen (Map) (D3 ed.). 1:50 000. OS Landranger. Ordnance survey of Great Britain. 12 April 2012. § 113. ISBN 9780319229415. 
  2. ^ "A160 upgrade work could start before 2015". Grimsby Telegraph. 9 May 2012. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "A160 road upgrade contract awarded". Grimsby Telegraph. 26 July 2013. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  4. ^ "A160". Google maps. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 

Coordinates: 53°37′44″N 0°15′26″W / 53.6289°N 0.2573°W / 53.6289; -0.2573