Ansonia-Derby Expressway, South Main Street, Park Place East, North Main Street, Colebrook River Road
Southbound Views
Welcome to Connecticut! South Main Street (MA 8) becomes Colebrook River Road at the state line.
Photos taken October 2021.
There are some cliffs along this stretch.
Photos taken October 2021.
Colebrook River Road runs south as a two-lane undivided road.
Photos taken October 2021.
The speed limit drops to 40 MPH. Colebrook River Road continues to the south.
Photos taken October 2021.
Welcome to Winchester!
Photos taken October 2021.
Riverton Road (CT 20) begins on the left at a traffic light. This is the first traffic light in over 20 miles!
Photos taken October 2021.
Beginning here, CT 8 is known as Main Street.
Photos taken October 2021.
Welcome to Winsted!
Photos taken October 2021.
Main Street changes names to become Park Place and becomes a divided road with a grass median. After one block, Park Place ends at Main Street (US 44/CT 183). Turn left to go east and to stay on CT 8. Turn right to go west.
Photos taken October 2021.
CT 8 is follows Main Street (US 44/CT 183) for a few blocks to the southeast.
CT 8 splits off from US 44/CT 183 to become an expressway for the remainder of its length. Exit 46 is for Pinewoods Road.
Photos taken October 2021.
Exit 45 is for Winsted Road and Kennedy Drive.
Photos taken October 2021.
Exit 44 is for East Elm Street (CT 4) and East Main Street (US 202).
Photos taken October 2021.
Exit 43 is for Harwinton Avenue.
Photos taken October 2021.
Exit 42 is for Litchfield Road (CT 118).
Photos taken October 2021.
Exit 41 is for Northfield and Campville.
Photos taken October 2021.
Exit 40 is for North Main Street (CT 222).
Photos taken October 2021.
Exit 39 is for US 6 east.
Photos taken October 2021.
Exit 38 is for US 6 west, CT 254, and CT 109.
Photos taken October 2009.
Exit 37 is for CT 262.
Photos taken October 2009.
Exit 36 is for Huntingdon Avenue and Colonial Avenue.
Photos taken October 2009.
South to New Haven County

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