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Hardknott Roman Fort added to Castles and Fortifications in North West by markas on 02/02/2021

Land owner permission not required.

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Co-ordinates: 54.40261, -3.20531 • what3words: ///providing.unloaded.families

The originator declared that this location was not inside a Flight Restriction Zone at the time of being flown on 13/03/2018. It remains the responsibility of any pilot to check for any changes before flying at the same location.

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Middlesbrough Newport Bridge (By Pedro71)

Parking available close to the bridge between Middlesbrough and A19 roundabout

Land owner permission requirements unknown.

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Co-ordinates: 54.57188, -1.262325 • what3words: ///case.alleyway.tequila

Eyebrook Reservoir (By Silanthril)

Park at either the point on the map (labelled Smokers Corner on Google maps) or there are places to park along the road that runs along the reservoir. Easiest place to take off is probably the road as it was quiet when I was there or roof of your car. There's also parking on the A6003 if you want to start above the reservoir.

Land owner permission requirements unknown.

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Co-ordinates: 52.55851, -0.743704 • what3words: ///headset.firewall.onlookers

Hartlepool Marina HMS Trincomalee SS Wingfield Castle (By Pedro71)

Land owner permission requirements unknown.

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Co-ordinates: 54.68576, -1.200557 • what3words: ///loudly.jobs.waddle

Landacre Bridge (By FFf)

Got emailed permission to use Exmoor labs for TOAL, although there are roads and car parks on Exmoor

Land owner permission obtained.

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Co-ordinates: 51.11222, -3.692132 • what3words: ///deflation.parting.spaces

Ashlett Creek (By pdm72)

A small strip of land behind Ashlett Creek Sailing Club which to my knowledge and studying maps is just outside the New Forest National Park boundary.

Land owner permission requirements unknown.

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Co-ordinates: 50.82703, -1.335938 • what3words: ///priced.tables.shuttling

Lancaster police staion (By stevesb)

there are a lot of parking locations in lancaster with it being a city within easy reach of this location. across the road there is also the court house. obviously as this is in an urban area it is the pilots responsibility to ensure they are flying legally

Land owner permission not required.

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Co-ordinates: 54.0462, -2.798614 • what3words: ///wallet.called.drum

North York Moors Roman Road (By sw5690)

This is a nice quiet road with parking and is great for a picnic and walk with some lovely scenery to fly.

Land owner permission requirements unknown.

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Co-ordinates: 54.38205, -0.768501 • what3words: ///admit.sprinkle.typified

Catton Park, South Derbyshire. (By Clive.R)

At the point marked is a gateway to keep off the roadway for TOAL.
I would imagine parking nearer to the event area may cause some concern from security on site during festival season.

Land owner permission requirements unknown.

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Co-ordinates: 52.7472, -1.692377 • what3words: ///rainfall.quail.increment

Thelwall Viaduct (By Dorje)

Thelwall Viaduct is a major bridge of the M6 across the Manchester Ship Canal adjacent to two discontiguous segments of a SSSI (Woolston Eyes).

Access is via a footpath from Thelwall.

Land owner permission requirements unknown.

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Co-ordinates: 53.38943, -2.507097 • what3words: ///zoos.loaning.blacken

Belmont Common (By jordans)

Belmont Common-

Good VLOS to the north with very little to interfere with flight.
A spot I use to practice low level manoeuvres when upper winds are too high as trees from 3 sides give good cover.
Footpaths through woods look good for FPV (if I were brave enough)
Very unlikely to bump into members of public

Warnings:
TNL FRZ 0.5 miles to the south
Close to road (quiet road)
Phone line nearby
Trees up to 50ft around 3 sides

Land owner permission not required.

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Co-ordinates: 52.83628, -1.706464 • what3words: ///taker.notion.grudging


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