TL6262 : A view from the Premier Head-on Grandstand, Newmarket

taken 4 years ago, near to Newmarket, Suffolk, Great Britain

A view from the Premier Head-on Grandstand, Newmarket
A view from the Premier Head-on Grandstand, Newmarket
There was a massive crowd in attendance at Newmarket's Rowley Mile Racecourse for the 207th running of The 2,000 Guineas, the first of 5 classic flat races held in England every year. The other 4 classics are The 1,000 Guineas (Newmarket), The Oaks (Epsom), The Derby (Epsom) and The St Leger (Doncaster)
The horses in this photo are heading away from the camera towards the starting stalls. The race is run towards the camera.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 2 May, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 3 May, 2015
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  People, Events 
Primary Subject of Photo
Horse Race 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 6207 6249 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:14.2048N 0:22.3210E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 6222 6246
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Punters  Crowd  Flat Horse Racing 

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