Road Photos & Information: Victoria
  Hamilton Highway (B140)

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General Information:

The Hamilton Highway is entirely single carriageway, with 2 lanes in each direction. It is a rural highway standard road, conneting the coastal town of Geelong to the state's mid west and eventually South Australia via Glenelg Hwy (B160) from Hamilton.

Multiplexes include the following:

History:

Geelong to Hamilton   Hamilton to Geelong
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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Fyansford approaching Princes Fwy (M1), July 2009.

Image © Tim Cole

  Fingerboad Assembly:
Fingerboards on the corner of Glenelg Hwy (B160) and Hamilton Hwy (B140) at Hamilton, January 2017. Click here for a photo by Rob Tilley of this location from October 2006.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign on the corner of Windemere Rd and Spring Ck Rd at Murgheboluc. December 2006. Sign is facing southbound traffic on Spring Ck Rd.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Reassurance Directional Sign:
Distance sign on the outskirts of Hamilton, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign on the corner of Windemere Rd and Spring Ck Rd at Murgheboluc. December 2006. Sign is for traffic turning onto Spring Ck Rd.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
Faded AD sign approaching Petschels Ln, Hamilton, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching the intersection with Dundas St (C145) in Inverleigh. December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Petschels Lane:
Corner of Hamilton Hwy (B140) and Petschels Ln at Hamilton, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Dundas Street:
The intersection with Dundas St (C145) in Inverleigh. December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Entering Tarrington:
Hamilton Hwy (B140) as it enters the town of Tarrington, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Distance Sign:
RD sign as you leave Inverleigh, December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Trailblazer:
Trailblazer on Hamilton Hwy (B140) at Tabor, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Distance Sign:
RD sign at Barunah Plains after the junction with Inverleigh-Shellford Rd, December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Entering Penshurst:
Hamilton Hwy (B140) as it enters the town of Penshurst, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Colac-Ballarat Rd (C146) at Cressy, December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Penshurst approaching Penshurst-Warrnambool Rd (C178) and Bell St (C185), January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the junction with Colac-Ballarat Rd (C146) at Cressy, October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Penshurst-Warrnambool Road & Bell Street:
Hamilton Hwy (B140) at the roundabout with Penshurst-Warrnambool Rd (C178) and Bell St (C185) in Penshurst, January 2017. The C178 duplex begins here.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign appraching the intersection with Colac-Ballarat Rd (C146) at Cressy, December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Penshurst approaching Scales St, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign assembly at the junction with Colac-Ballarat Rd (C146) at Cressy, October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Penshurst approaching Penshurst-Dunkeld Rd (C178), January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Distance Sign:
RD sign leaving the town of Cressy, December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Trailblazer:
Trailblazer at the corner of Hamilton Hwy (B140) and Racecourse Rd, Penshurst, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Duverny approaching Foxhow Rd (C164), December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Reassurance Directional Sign:
Distance sign at Penshurst, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Foxhow Road Junction:
Intersection directional sign approaching Foxhow Rd (C164) at Duverny. December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Trailblazer:
B140 trailblazer on the outskirsts of Penshurst, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Distance Sign:
RD sign after the intersection with Foxhow Rd (C164) at Duverny. December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Glenthompson-Caramut Rd and Caramut-Chatsworth Rd at Caramut, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching the intersection with Camperdown-Lismore Rd (C165) at Lismore. December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Glenthompson-Caramut Road & Caramut-Chatsworth Road:
Hamilton Hwy (B140) at the junction with Glenthompson-Caramut Rd and Caramut-Chatsworth Rd at Caramut , January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

ID Sign & Fingerboards:
Signage at the intersection with Camperdown-Lismore Rd (C165) at Lismore. December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Entering Caramut:
Hamilton Hwy (B140) as it enters the town of Caramut, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

AD Sign:
Advance directional sign for the Camperdown-Skipton Rd (C172) junction at Lismore, December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Caramut approaching Warrnambool-Caramut Rd (C174), January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

ID Sign:
Intersection directional sign at the Camperdown-Skipton Rd (C172) junction at Lismore, December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Warrnambool-Caramut Road:
Corner of Hamilton Hwy (B140) and Warrnambool-Caramut Rd at Caramut, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Distance Sign:
RD sign as you leave the Lismore area, December 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Distance Sign:
RD sign leaving the Lismore area. March 2008.

Image © Michael Gill

ID Sign Assembly:
Intersection directional sign looking northbound at Penshurst on the corner of Bell St (B140) and Penshurst-Warrnambool Rd (C178) (Martin St), October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Fyansford approaching Fyansford-Gehringhap Rd (C137), December 2012.

Image © Tim Cole

ID Sign Assembly:
Intersection directional sign looking westbound at Penshurst on the corner of Bell St (B140) and Macarthur-Penshurst Rd (C178), October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Reassurance Directional Sign:
Distance sign at Fyansford, December 2012.

Image © Tim Cole

Distance Sign:
RD sign as you leave Penshurst, October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Fyansford approaching Princes Fwy (M1), July 2009.

Image © Tim Cole

AD Sign:
Advance directional sign at Hamilton approaching Petschels Lane, October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Moorabool River:
Hamilton Hwy (B140) as it crosses Moorabool River at Fyansford, January 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

ID sign:
Intersection directional sign at Hamilton at the intersection with Petschels Lane, October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Fyansford approaching Hyland St (C118), December 2012.

Image © Tim Cole

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Hamilton Highway approching Glenelg Highway (B160) at Hamilton. October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Hyland Street:
Corner of Hamilton Hwy (B140) and Hyland St (C118) at Fyansford, December 2012.

Image © Tim Cole

End B140:
The western terminus of Hamilton Highway at Hamilton, October 2006.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Trailblazer:
B140 trailblazer at Newtown, December 2012.

Image © Tim Cole

      Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Shannon Av (C136) at Newtown, December 2012.

Image © Tim Cole

      Trailblazer:
Trailblazer after the Shannon Av junction in Newtown, December 2012.

Image © Tim Cole

      Advance Diretional Sign:
AD sign at Newtown approaching Pakington St, December 2012.

Image © Tim Cole

      Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Newtown approaching Princes Hwy (A10) and Ryrie St (C123), December 2012. Note the remnant M1 route number.

Image © Tim Cole

1 Viseth Uch
2 VicRoads
3 "A Journey to Destiny 1890-1990 100 Years of Cement Manufacturing at Fyansford by Australian Cement Limited", John McNeil (1990)

Last updated: 07-Jun-2017 10:27

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