Marlborough Highway

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Marlborough Highway
General information
Type Highway
Route number(s) B11
Major junctions
South end Lyell Highway
North end Lake Highway
Highway system

The Marlborough Highway is a minor highway in Tasmania. It links the Lyell Highway to the Lake Highway and cuts short the otherwise very long journey from the West Coast to the Central Highlands.[1]

The road leaves the Lyell Highway near Bronte and travels overland to Miena, on the Great Lake. There are no settlements along its route.

The road is unsealed,[2] and in times of heavy snow it cannot be passed.

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  1. ^ In the 1930s the road was known as the Missing Link ""Missing Link" as Highway.". Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954). Launceston, Tas.: National Library of Australia. 6 March 1937. p. 6 Edition: LATE NEWS EDITION and DAILY. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  2. ^ comment on poor condition in 1992"MARLBOROUGH HIGHWAY.". Western Tiers (Tas. : 1980 - 2004). Tas.: National Library of Australia. 23 July 1992. p. 19. Retrieved 4 January 2016.