NZ1502 : The Old Grandstand

taken 9 years ago, near to Richmond, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

The Old Grandstand
The Old Grandstand
Once a two storey building providing fine views down the full length of the course. It dates from 1771 although the site has been used for racing from the seventeenth century.

The Old Racecourse was abandoned in 1891 as a racecourse as the bends were too tight for the modern breed of racehorses. It is now Open Access Land comprising rough grassland and is still used for exercising horses.
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NZ1502, 16 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 16 March, 2009
Category
Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 159 021 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:24.8946N 1:45.3349W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 159 021
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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