A8 Belfast to Larne Road - Doagh Road to Coleman's Corner dualling scheme - overview

Details of the road improvement scheme to construct 2.2km dual carriageway from Doagh Road to Colemans Corner.


  • constructed


  • £6.9m


The scheme provided 2.2km of dual carriageway on the Belfast to Larne Road. The online dual carriageway (a new carriageway built alongside the existing road) started at the Houston's Corner roundabout (the junction of the B59 Doagh Road and A8 Ballynure Road) and ended at the Coleman's Corner roundabout (the junction of the B95 Hillhead Road and the A8 Ballynure Road). 

Key dates:

  • work commenced 5 March 2003
  • officially opened  27 July 2004

Updated: 14 August 2015

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