TL6262 : The Rowley Mile racecourse near Newmarket

taken 2 months ago, near to Newmarket, Suffolk, Great Britain

The Rowley Mile racecourse near Newmarket
The Rowley Mile racecourse near Newmarket
This is one of 2 racecourses in Newmarket and is named after King Charles II favourite horse, Old Rowley.
The name of the course is somewhat misleading as this straight alone is 1 mile 2 furlongs long before a single bend to the left (from this view) allows races of over 2 miles to take place. The first section of the course is shared with the July Course which is to the west. Longer races on this course start in Cambridgeshire and finish in Suffolk.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 May, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 25 May, 2021
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure 
Primary Subject of Photo
Racecourse 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 6201 6249 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:14.2058N 0:22.2683E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 62223 62450
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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