Description I don’t know when this track was first used, but I know that on October 25th 1959 it hosted National Motor Race Meeting
Location Kumalo, Bulawayo - Matabeleland North
Location Bulawayo Estern suburb
Latitude - Longitude - 20°08'13"     + 28°36'31"
-20.136944     28.608611
UTM Coordinates X = 668140.093  -  Y = 7772551.628  -  Zone 35K
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) OpenStreetMap  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Wikimapia
Altitude AMSL 1334 m - 4377 ft
Closing 1970
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English forums.autosport.com (...)Autosport.com Bulletin Board --> The Nostalgia Forum --> Rhodesian circuits
(2) English travel.webshots.com/album/41995780RRUYwkRhodesian Motor Racing Programs
(3) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

James McNeillie Circuit
Years ...÷1970
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Airfield course
Closing 1970
Last update of this page April 20th 2007
Info last update  
Distinctive points  
length 3444  m 11299  ft 2.14  mi   (3)

Kumalo: James McNeillie Circuit

Kumalo: James McNeillie Circuit

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

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(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)

Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
October 4th 2007 James McNeillie Circuit ...÷1970 Guido de Carli Guido de Carli   Update Description with map
April 20th 2007     Guido de Carli     New Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
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