Royal Naval Air Station Track

Ministry of Defence
HMS Heron
Royal Naval Air Station
BA22 8HT



Type: Cinder, 400m, 6 lanes, 7 lane straight

Authority: Somerset
Ceremonial County: Somerset

NUTS Name: Yeovilton

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OS National Grid Reference: ST 550244
National Grid Reference: 355000, 124400

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OS Explorer Map: 129


Opening Times: Open all the time although on MoD land
Is track locked/unavailable for casual use at other times: No
Charges: None

Track Diagram: Click here
Field Event Facilities: Limited - 1 LJ/TJ (1L-SE), 1 SP (has board but no concrete circle)
S/C Water Jump: Inside track, height fixed but unsafe

Changing: None at track
Floodlights: Yes but probably for football
Seating: None

Clubs: None

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Other Info:
The track surface is redgra and is in fair condition but there are a few weeds. It is outside the secure area and appears to be accessible all the time. Meetings were staged here prior to the opening of the synthetic track at Yeovil in 1985. The infield is a football pitch.

Last update: 08/05/2001

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