Brixton

Ferndale Sports Centre Track

Ferndale Sports Centre
Nursery Road
LONDON
SW9 8BP

Telephone: 020 7926 1224
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Type: Synthetic (no longer exists - built over), 200m (approx), 4 lanes, 4 lane straight

Authority:
Ceremonial County: Greater London

NUTS Name: London (Bx)

Electronic Map Links:
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Streetmap (Street Level)
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OS National Grid Reference: TQ 308755
National Grid Reference: 530800, 175500

Paper Maps:
AA Street by Street London 167 H5
A-Z London Master 56Pb 104
A-Z London Atlas/DeLuxe 3K 91
A-Z London 4K 93
A-Z London Mini 2B 80
Collins London Comprehensive 161 DM84
Collins London 76 F4
Collins London Mini 38 F2
OS Explorer Map: 161

Train: Brixton LU/NR

Track Certification: None

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Other Info:

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The track was around an all-weather football pitch and had four straights with near square corners. It is believed to have been built in the 1980s. The bends were slightly banked. The home straight was slightly downhill. In its later days the outer two lanes of the home straight were also uneven as the roots of the trees just outside the track had started to push through. The length of the track was thought to have been 200m although it may have been slightly less. In 2002 the track was lost when work started on completely redeveloping the site for a new Ferndale Sports Centre. It seems that the new facility will open in 2003 but will not contain any provision for athletics.

Last update: 17/09/2002

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