Blandford Forum

Blandford Camp Track

Building & Property Facilities Management
Blandford Camp
DT11 8RN

Telephone: 01258 482782 (enquiries, not at track), 01258 452581 (switchboard)
Fax: 01258 482148 (not at track)


Type: Synthetic, 400m, 6 lanes, 6 lane straight

Authority: Dorset
Ceremonial County: Dorset

NUTS Name: Blandford

Electronic Map Links:
Multimap 1:10,000 (Street Level)
Multimap 1:25,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:50,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:100,000 (Road Level)
Multimap 1:200,000 (Road Level)
Streetmap (Street Level)
Streetmap (Area Level)
Streetmap (Road Map)

OS National Grid Reference: ST 924087
National Grid Reference: 392400, 108700

Paper Maps:
OS Explorer Map: 118
OS Pathfinder Map: 1300
Red Book Dorset 16 D3

Train: Hamworthy (14M), Poole (16M, then bus to Blandford Forum), Tisbury (17M), Gillingham (17M), Dorchester (20M, then 184 bus direct to track), Salisbury (22M, then 184 bus direct to track)

Opening Times: Not open to the public although can be hired on request.
Is track locked/unavailable for casual use at other times: Yes
Charges: N/A

Track Diagram: Click here
Field Event Facilities: Full - 1 HJ, 1 PV (1L-SE), 1 LJ/TJ (1L-SE), 1 SP, 1 DT/HT (2C-INT), 1 JT
S/C Water Jump: Inside track, height fixed

Changing: Full in adjacent Sports Pavilion
Floodlights: Yes
Seating: 300 covered

Track Certification: None

Clubs: None

Pictures: Please browse the selection here.

The display of inline maps of track locations is no longer
a free service and so has had to be withdrawn

Please use the Electronic Map links

Sponsorship for is being sought
Please contact Tim Grose

Click the picture for a larger view
Click here to see the list of pictures for this track.

Click the diagram for a larger view

Other Info:
The track was originally cinder and was upgraded to a Spurtan BS synthetic track in 1996. It is off Gunville Down Road within an Army base principally used by the Royal Signals. The track has relatively short straights.

Last update: 16/12/1999

Please send any amendments to Tim Grose

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