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About the group Racecourses we know and love today and those long gone but not forgotten!

Created 18 June 2012

Aintree Racecourse

Robert - Cumbria
Sunday 2nd of February 2014 06:47:11 PM
Aintree Racecourse

Robert - Cumbria
Sunday 2nd of February 2014 06:46:10 PM
York

Robert - Cumbria
Sunday 2nd of February 2014 09:50:56 AM
York

Robert - Cumbria
Sunday 2nd of February 2014 09:48:04 AM
Few days late to be completely topical for the Guineas meet but nice pic all the same!

AJJ
Tuesday 7th of May 2013 05:06:47 PM
Some of Chester Roodee is in this picture.

BruceR
Saturday 2nd of February 2013 08:52:36 PM
It is one of only two figure-of-eight courses in the United Kingdom.

BruceR
Saturday 2nd of February 2013 08:44:18 PM
There's quite a few of Aintree but this is probably the best view of the Grandstand.

BruceR
Saturday 2nd of February 2013 07:59:10 PM
Ascot - spent many happy days here. Changed a bit since this photo was taken with the redevelopment 2004-2006ish.



Hi all by the way enjoying seeing the photos and reading some great comments.

AJJ
Wednesday 27th of June 2012 01:26:15 PM
Warwick Racecourse

Robert - Cumbria
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 11:19:54 PM
Parking was a bit tight at Epsom, even in 1921

Ian Steele
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 09:58:06 AM
Wetherby Racecourse in Yorkshire, seen here in 1928. Now reshaped by the passing of the A1M trunk road.

Ian Steele
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 09:50:31 AM
The Knavesmire course at York can be seen here running to the left of the lines of tents and up to the original grandstands. At the top right of the photograph it is possible to pick out the tower of the Terry's chocolate factory where Terry's All Gold and Terry's Chocolate Oranges were made. Sadly this is now closed and production has moved to eastern Europe.

Ian Steele
Tuesday 26th of June 2012 09:46:46 AM
Whilst not the course itself as such this picture is a great example of parking and queuing. Not sure how some of the cars at the bottom right are going to get out!

AJJ
Monday 18th of June 2012 04:06:25 PM
Not one I can personally remember as it closed in 1962 but know it's mentioned in a Dick Francis novel somewhere - may have to have a hunt and see which one!

AJJ
Monday 18th of June 2012 03:54:16 PM