TQ3274 : Herne Hill Velodrome

taken 10 months ago, near to Dulwich, Southwark, Great Britain

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Herne Hill Velodrome
Herne Hill Velodrome
Built in 1891, the track was used as an Olympic venue in 1948. The grandstand has recently been replaced, with the current building being opened in 2017.

Unlike a modern Olympic velodrome (which will have an inner circumference of 250m, and banking of about 45), Herne Hill is a shallow concrete bowl measuring approximately 450m with the steepest banking 30.
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TQ3274, 182 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 25 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 January, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Place (from Tags)
Herne Hill 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3276 7420 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.0737N 0:5.4474W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3264 7421
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Velodrome  Olympic Venue 

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