Version dated 7 March 2000 (4:33PM)

with correction to LYV hangar

BGA LIST OF SITES AND TURNING POINTS

AMENDMENT LIST 3 TO THE 1997 LIST (AL 3/97)

DATED 7 MAR 2000

This amendment list is divided into three parts; first, important factual corrections such as changes needed to grid refs or lats and longs, secondly more minor corrections not involving changes of grid such as road numbers, etc., and thirdly additional points.

 


PART 1 - IMPORTANT CHANGES

Important factual changes, corrections or changes of grid refs., deletion of points.

ENGLAND & WALES

BGB BRYNGWN BACH. Delete this point. The North Wales GC has vacated this site and moved to LLANTYSILIO (LLS). It is understood that powered aircraft activity includes a Harvard and a Spitfire.

LYV LYVEDEN. The Welland Gliding Club have requested that their site point be changed from the centre of the field to the hangar on the NW side. Change exact point to "Hangar", add "6 NMl NE of Kettering" to description in column 6, and change grid and lat/long to "496.33 286.26" and "52 27.949N 000 35.008W".

RIV RIVAR HILL. The Shalbourne Soaring Society has requested that their site point be changed from the centre of the field to the clubhouse on the N side of field. Change exact point to "Clubhouse", grid to "432.06 161.1", and lat/long to "51 20.885N 001 32.463W"

SCOTLAND

Nil


PART 2 - MINOR CHANGES

Where descriptions, road numbers or layouts have changed, but with no change to grid references.

ENGLAND & WALES

LEW LEWES, change name to LEWES NORTH (factual change).

PRS PERSHORE. Change name to PERSHORE AIRFIELD (factual change) and description to: "W side of disused airfield with occasional high energy transmissions. P-L"

PRE PRESTEIGNE - Delete reference to B4355, this was wrong. The B4355 crosses the River Lugg by another bridge NW of the town. PRE is the bridge closer to the town centre by the church tower, on the road to Stapleton village.

SCOTLAND

Nil

 


PART 3 - ADDITIONAL POINTS

ENGLAND & WALES

Name of Point

Tri

gr.

BGA

No

Cat

Exact

Point

Detailed Description & Remarks

Dist (NMl) & Direction

from centre of Feature

Map

1:50k

Grid Ref

Km E/N

WGS84 Lat/Long

Deg/Min/Dec Min

Tri

gr.

ABINGDON BRIDGE

ABN

815

A

A415 br over River Thames

SE side of town just S of church tower. Small island is in middle of bridge. Avoids Abingdon airfield parachuting zone

5

SSE

Oxford

164

449.93 196.90

51 40.120N 001 16.766W

ABN

BRACKLEY SOUTH

BRC

803

A

A43/A421/B4100 r=bout

2 Nml S of town, used as start point by Aquila club. Occasional high radiation from Croughton site to the West

8

SE

Banbury

152

457.73 233.44

51 59.786N 001 09.634W

BRC

CAMBRIDGE SE

CAB

806

A

A11/A1307 R=bout

Between Babraham and Little Abington, 4nml NE of Duxford airfield.

LTMA based 3500ft 2nml to the South

6

SE

Cambridge

154

552.20 250.20

52 07.750N 000 13.326E

CAB

COLT CRAG RESERVOIR

COT

802

A

Road Br over water

A68 br over west end of reservoir

18

WNW

Newcastle

87

392.56 578.09

55 05.832N 002 07.087W

COT

EASTWELL

EAW

813

D

Crossroads

0.4 Nml SW of village 6NMl NNE of Melton Mobwray, on road from Waltham to Harby. For 300 k from Gransden

16

NE

Leicester

129

477.23 328.16

52 50.727N 000 51.285W

EAW

GRANSDEN NW

GR1

811

D#

Silo/Hangar

Cambridge Club finish point form W & N

10

W

Cambridge

153

528.48 255.72

52 11.087N 000 07.328W

GR1

GRANSDEN SE

GR2

812

D

Bend at E end of peritrack

Cambridge Club finish point from E

9

W

Cambridge

153

530.04 255.30

52 10.839N 000 05.969W

GR2

HAYDON BRIDGE

HBR

801

A

Road Br over River

A69 br over river Tyne, SE side of town

22

W

Newcastle

87

384.35 564.34

54 58.407N 002 14.761W

HBR

LEWES NW

LWN

805

D

Offham Church Tower

NW side of town. TP at bottom of South Downs ridge

6

NE

Brighton

198

540.06 112.17

50 53.522N 000 00.596W

LWN

MARKET DEEPING

MAD

807

A

A15/A16 R=bout

N side of town, between Bourne and Peterborough. Wittering approach traffic to the South

6

NNW

Peterborough

142

513.23 311.15

52 41.175N 000 19.579W

MAD

OSBOURNBY

OSB

808

A

A15/A52 R=bout

1 NMl S of village, between Bourne and Sleaford

8

E

Grantham

130

507.24 336.85

52 55.104N 000 24.388W

OSB

OXFORD NORTH

OXN

809

A

A34/A44 R=bout

100m WNW of Services area on Oxford ring road. Kidlington ATZ to the NW.

2

NNW

Oxford

164

449.34 210.90

51 47.675N 001 17.159W

OXN

PERSHORE SE

PSE

800

A

Road Br over River

A44 bridge over River Avon, SE side of town

8

SE

Worcester

150

395.21 245.08

52 06.243N 002 04.281W

PSE

SOHAM

SOH

810

A

A1123 Br over rail

1 Nml S of village, 4 NMl NW of Newmarket in edge of Mildenhall W MATZ stub. Railway goes from Ely to Newmarket

9

NE

Cambridge

145

559.66 271.20

52 18.943N 000 20.453E

SOH

RHUDDLAN

RHU

816

A

A525 Br. over river

Dual carriageway bridge over R. Clwyd on W edge of town. Airway 2 NMl to the North.

21

WNW

Chester

116

301.87 378.17

53 17.484N 003 28.417W

RHU

WHIDDON DOWN

WHD

804

A

A30/A382/A3124 R=bout

0.5 NMl NE of village, 5 NMl E of Okehampton

12

W

Exeter

191

269.72 092.79

50 43.205N 003 50.818W

WHD

 

SCOTLAND

Name of Point

Tri

gr.

BGA

No

Cat

Exact

Point

Detailed Description & Remarks

Dist (NMl) & Direction

from centre of Feature

Map

1:50k

Grid Ref

Km E/N

WGS84 Lat/Long

Deg/Min/Dec Min

Tri

gr.

DALMALLY

DAM

814

C

Station

Village centre, S of A85. Between Oban and Crianlarich, at NE end of Loch Awe

16

E

Oban

50

215.98 727.17

56 24.050N 004 59.011W

DAM