Not to be confused with Pietermaritzburg, Roy Hesketh
Location Pietermaritzburg - KwaZulu-Natal
Latitude - Longitude - 29°37'21"     + 30°23'10"
-29.6225     30.386111
UTM Coordinates X = 246902.549  -  Y = 6720188.618  -  Zone 36J
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 655 m - 2149 ft
Closing 1953
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English layout
(2) 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.

Pietermaritzburg, Alexandra Park
Years 194x÷1953
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Closing 1953
Last update of this page January 20th 2008
Info last update  
Distinctive points Alexandra Road - Barracks Bend - Alexandra Park - Suicide Corner - College Road - Angels Angle - Topham Road - Shimiyan Bend
length 5472  m 17952  ft 3.4  mi   (2)
length 4706  m 15439  ft 2.924  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (1)

Pietermaritzburg, Alexandra Park

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
January 20th 2008   194x÷1953 Lorenzo Tommasi Lorenzo Tommasi   New Description with map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
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