Rhode Island Route 12

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Route 12 marker

Route 12
Route information
Maintained by RIDOT
Length: 17.0 mi[1] (27.4 km)
Major junctions
West end: Route 14 / Route 102 in Scituate
  US 1 in Cranston
Route 10 in Cranston
US 1A / Route 117 in Cranston
East end: Broad Street in Cranston
Location
Counties: Providence
Highway system

Rhode Island Routes

Route 11 Route 14
Route 12 sign

Route 12 is a numbered state highway in Rhode Island, United States. It runs approximately 17 miles (27 km) from Route 14 in Foster to Broad Street in Cranston.

Route description[edit]

Route 12 starts at Route 14 and Route 102 in Foster. It roughly follows the shore of the Scituate Reservoir before passing over its dam. It passes over I-295 without an interchange and heads towards downtown Cranston. After passing the city center as a main east–west corridor, Route 2 passes Route 10's southern terminus. It passes US 1A and ends at Broad Street, an old alignment of US 1A, 0.3 miles (0.48 km) later.

History[edit]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Providence County.

Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Scituate 0.0 0.0 Route 14 / Route 102 (Plainfield Pike) Western terminus
7.2 11.6 Route 116 (East Road)
Cranston 12.5 20.1 Route 51 south (Phenix Avenue) Northern terminus of Route 51
12.9 20.8 Route 5 (Atwood Avenue)
14.6 23.5 Route 2 (Reservoir Avenue)
15.6 25.1 US 1 (Elmwood Avenue)
15.8 25.4 Route 10 north to I‑95 Interchange, south end of Route 10
16.6 26.7 US 1A / Route 117 (Warwick Avenue)
17.0 27.4 Broad Street Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Google (December 23, 2013). "Route 12" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved December 23, 2013. 

Route map: Bing