B1057 : Finchingfield - Haverhill

Star Ratings
4 star rating ruta
Curvas : 5 star rating ruta Moto Ruta4.8
Rectas : 2 star rating ruta Moto Ruta2.3
Paisaje : 4 star rating ruta Moto Ruta4.2
Superficie de la Carretera : 3 star rating ruta Moto Ruta3.5
Visibilidad : 3 star rating ruta Moto Ruta3.5
Policia : green 3 Motorcycle Road2.5
Peligros : green 3 Motorcycle Road3.0

Route Added By : chrisj
Date : Septiembre 7, 2005
Longitud : 11 kms / 6.8 miles
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Road Type : Rural
Map Key : Rojo = Excelente | Azul = Bueno | Purple = Otro recomendado
Octubre 28, 2021 - 4 star rating ruta Moto Ruta4.0

Not much in this neck of the woods but this wee run is as good as it gets. Some nice second and third gear corners to attack, together with faster flowing fourth, fifth gear bends. Most corners have reasonable to good visibility. No real annoying hedgerows to speak of. Find and follow local chap Steve on a Trumpie 675 going quick. He runs this road regularly.

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August 4, 2010 - 4 star rating ruta Moto Ruta4.0

A lot of really tight bends, great fun to ride but hard work. The route south of Fichingfield to Church End is just as good.

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  • Drew
  • Triumph Trophy 1200
  • puntuación: 29
Julio 28, 2010 - 4 star rating ruta Moto Ruta4.0

Starting on the A1017 south of Haverhill, take the B1057 towards steeple Bumstead. This is a flowing country road with a mix of short fast straights combined with some good corners. Follow the natural flow of the road through Steeple Bumstead, out onto more quicker stretches the other side, finishing in Finchingfield, where if you do it on a Sunday morning, will be packed with other bikers.

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  • Gaunty
  • Triumph 675
  • puntuación: 2
Octubre 21, 2007 - 5 star rating ruta Moto Ruta5.0

I have ridden this road quite a few times. Be WARNED Finchingfield Locals have made a formal complaint abt bikers going through over the 30 limit a child was knocked down recently as well! otherwise a really good route to ride all the way from haverhill down to braintree you need to slow down on some of the bends as they can be deciving & u might just want to twist it a bit

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  • Bert
  • GSF 1250
  • puntuación: 22
Septiembre 3, 2007 - 4 star rating ruta Moto Ruta4.0

Lovely road with plenty of nice and varied bends and changes of elevation, decent surface, generally a lovely ride! Mind you I met the most unusual hazard Ive ever done on here - a house on a flatbed trailer taking up the whole road on both sides!

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Diciembre 12, 2006 - 5 star rating ruta Moto Ruta5.0

I love this road, its one of the best local to me.
Ride Safe

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Octubre 18, 2006 - 5 star rating ruta Moto Ruta5.0

This is a Great ride! all the way through;the only thing i would say BEWARE after rain for a couple of days the high sided banks loose a lot of soil and loose stone other than that its one too learn love and enjoy !

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  • chris56
  • Honda vfr vtec/goldwing
  • puntuación: 2
Mayo 15, 2006 - 5 star rating ruta Moto Ruta5.0

The twisty roads around here are fantastic and loads of them, a good gathering of bikes at he cafe & pub in the middle of Finchingfield ,I had a wake up call last month on the route to Haverhill via Steeple Bumstead and trashed my 05 zx10r. so bewarned on these roads its tempting to turn it on a bit

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  • kendo
  • zx10r c2h
  • puntuación: 2
Mayo 4, 2006 - 4 star rating ruta Moto Ruta4.0

Finchingfield to Steeple Bumstead is great fun with a good variety of tight and medium corners. In fact its so good I often 'u'turn and do it borh ways!

Marcha 6, 2006 - 5 star rating ruta Moto Ruta5.0

very good fun on a z1000

Septiembre 7, 2005 - 4 star rating ruta Moto Ruta4.0

It is difficult to find a dull road around Finchingfield, but this is probably the most demanding. It is slightly hilly with reasonable view through the bends. The road is not conventionally twisty, but is a series of short fast stretches with very sharp right-angle turns. To ride it briskly without making any error of judgement is an achievement to be proud of. There is a left turn shortly after Finchingfield, and a right and left turn in Steeple Bumpstead, but otherwise navigation is straightforward.

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  • chrisj
  • Honda CBR900RR3
  • puntuación: 27