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Last update : Jun 27th 2010
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    Height : -28 m.
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GPS coordinates : take off : 53°17'46" (53.2962)N; 1°41'48" (1.6968)W - Elevation : 365 m.
landing : 53°17'52" (53.2979)N; 1°41'48" (1.6968)W - Elevation : 393 m.
Take off : Grass take-off. Small ridge meaning low ground proximity after launch and narrow range of suitable wind speeds.
Landing : Risky. Narrow landing below launch - power cables, stone walls.
Going there : na.
Comments : A site that needs considerable caution. Looks benign but can be rough immediately after take-off. Good XC potential for experienced pilots. Unsuitable for ridge soaring.
Weather hazards : Summer thermals can be very strong and rough.
Flight regulation : na.
People to contact : Derbyshire Soaring Club
Parking : Takeoff parking gps : 53.2978 N, 1.7007 W
Landing parking gps : 53.2979 N, 1.7 W
Website : http://derbyshiresoaringclub.org.uk
Tourism  : Barrel pub is 300m from take-off.
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Take off : 53.2962 N; 1.6968 W
Landing : 53.2979 N; 1.6968 W
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takeoff : Eyam Edge (53.2962; -1.6968), 0 km from this takeoff
Pilot OLC type OLC distance (km) Open distance (km) Flight duration Date View flight details on Leonardo
Andy Wallis 159.683 151.019 5:51:10 2009-04-05 View
jean-luc boudin 157.943 149.472 5:32:45 2009-04-05 View
gary stenhouse 154.835 147.125 4:42:24 2013-04-20 View
nigel prior 150.814 145.541 5:27:51 2009-08-09 View
Richard Butterworth 145.231 140.209 5:29:18 2009-08-22 View
gary stenhouse 139.091 136.717 4:30:7 2014-05-17 View
H H Tsai 138.831 134.664 4:42:31 2013-04-20 View
jean-luc boudin 134.242 128.417 5:27:2 2008-08-15 View
Ash Ghinn 131.258 128.492 4:30:2 2011-06-26 View
jean-luc boudin 127.371 120.21 4:51:41 2009-08-09 View
jean-luc boudin 125.031 118.056 4:36:26 2007-08-01 View
Andy Wallis 120.806 117.47 4:30:17 2010-07-24 View
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