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The A13, is made up of John Rice Avenue, Salisbury Highway, South Road, Main South Road, Victor Harbor Road & Adelaide Road.

One of the main north-south routes through metropolitan Adelaide and to the Fleurieu Peninsula, the route starts in the northern suburb of Elizabeth Vale, then heads south west along John Rice Avenue to Salisbury then as the Salisbury Highway over the interchange with Port Wakefield Road at Greenfields to the interchange with the Port River Expressway (A9). Turning south, the road follows [Main] South Road through the north-west, western & south-western suburbs to Darlington and then as Main South Road through Morphett Vale, Reynella and Old Noarlunga. From Old Noarlunga, Main South Road continues south as the B23, while the A13 follows Victor Harbor Road to the small town of Mount Compass then south onto the holiday destination of Victor Harbor. 1

History:

Willunga to Old Noarlunga
(Northbound)
  Old Noarlunga to Willunga
(Southbound)
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Black Advance Directional Sign:
Old black AD sign on Victor Harbor Road at Old Noarlunga, approaching Main South Road (A13 / B23). September 2009.

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  Onkaparinga River:
DV Fleming Bridge over the Onkaparinga River at Old Noarlunga. September 2009.

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Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the junction of Victor Harbor Road (A13) and Main South Road (A13 / B23). September 2009. Note the odd shaped '3', it looks like this sign may have said A18 instead and a quick on site correction has been made.

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  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Patapinda Rd and Seaford Rd, on Main South Rd at Old Noarlunga. September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Patapinda Rd and Seaford Rd, on Main South Rd at Old Noarlunga. September 2009.

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  Patapinda Road & Seaford Road:
Main South Road at Old Noarlunga at the junction with Patapinda Road and Seaford Road. September 2009.

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Patapinda Road & Seaford Road:
Main South Road at Old Noarlunga at the junction with Patapinda Road and Seaford Road. September 2009.

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  Patapinda Road & Seaford Road:
Main South Road at Old Noarlunga at the junction with Patapinda Road and Seaford Road. September 2009.

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Onkaparinga River:
DV Fleming Bridge over the Onkaparinga River at Old Noarlunga. September 2009.

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  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign assembly at Old Noarlunga, approaching the Victor Harbor Road / Main South Road (A13 / B23) split. September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Old Noarlunga for the Southern Expressway (M2). September 2009.

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  Main South Road / Victor Harbor Road Junction:
The Victor Harbor Road / Main South Road (A13 / B23) split at Old Noarlunga. September 2009.

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Southern Expressway Direction Times Sign:
Sign at Old Noarlunga showing the timetable for the change of direction of the one direction only Southern Expressway (M2). September 2009.

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  Distance Sign:
RD sign on Victor Harbor Road as you leave Old Noarlunga. September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching River Road at Old Noarlunga. September 2009.

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River Road Junction:
Main South Road as it passes the slip lane to River Road, at Old Noarlunga. September 2009. Note the unusual exit speed sign.

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1 Tristan Anderson

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