Location Shipham
SOM - Somerset - England
Latitude - Longitude (approx) + 51°17'51"     - 2°46'14"     (approx)
51.2975     -2.770556     (approx)
UTM Coordinates (approx) X = 515996.807  -  Y = 5682933.855  -  Zone 30U     (approx)
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 245 m - 804 ft
Inauguration 1969
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian English ForumForum --> Europe --> Great Britain and Ireland --> GBR & IRL: Altri circuiti - Other tracks [ITA - ENG]
(2) English
(3) English
(4) English www.mendipsraceway.comOfficial website

(*) 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.

Mendips Raceway
Years 1969÷...
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Oval course
Inauguration 1969
Last update of this page March 2nd 2007
Info last update  
Distinctive points  
length 402  m 1320  ft 1/4  mi   (2)
length 329  m 1079  ft 0.204  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (3)

Mendips Raceway

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
April 12th 2010   1969÷... Guido de Carli andylaurence andylaurence Update Description with map
November 19th 2007   1969÷... Guido de Carli     Update Description without map
March 2nd 2007   1969÷... Guido de Carli     New Description without map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
Guido de Carli
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