Clydebank

Clydebank Rugby Club Track

Stanford Street
CLYDEBANK

Telephone: 0141 952 1621
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Type: Cinder, 400m, 8 lanes, 10 lane straight

Authority:
Ceremonial County: West Dunbartonshire

NUTS Name: Clydebank

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: NS 505701
National Grid Reference: 250500, 670100

Paper Maps:
A-Z Glasgow 6E 43
Collins Glasgow Streetfinder Colour Atlas 5 M7
OS Explorer Map: 342
OS Pathfinder Map: 403

Train: Clydebank, Yoker, Singer

Opening Times: Not officially open to the public but casual use is probably OK. The track is however locked most of the time as the rugby club can only employ a part-time groundsman.
Is track locked/unavailable for casual use at other times: Yes
Charges: N/A

Track Diagram: Not available
Field Event Facilities:

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None
S/C Water Jump:

Changing: Full
Floodlights: There are some good quality portable ones which allow track only use
Seating: None

Clubs: Clydebank AC, Clydesdale Harriers

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Other Info:

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The track was built in about 1960 and was initially known as the Whitecrook Running Track. At the time it was considered to be a state of the art cinder track with first class field facilities and was used by Clydesdale Harriers. In the late 1970s the name changed to the Whitecrook Community Education Centre Track following a change of name of the adjacent centre. However, in 1993, the local council decided that the cost of upkeep was too high and leased the whole playing field area to the Clydebank Rugby Club for 19 years for a peppercorn rent and Clydesdale Harriers stopped using it. The track became quite overgrown but in 2000 the track surface was cleared of weeds, levelled off and topped up with new red blaes and Clydesdale Harriers are using it again.

Last update: 22/06/2001

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