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Bury Down Ridgeway Car Park

Bury Down Ridgeway Car Park

West Ilsley, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 8QX

Just a short diversion from the busy A34 reveals this excellent stargazing location offers clear open vistas in all directions. The location is recommended for stargazing by the North Wessex Downs AONB.


Bury Down Ridgeway Car Park has been recommended as a great place to stargaze by the local authority, national park, community organisation or property owner. May require payment for access or parking.

Weather forecast

  • 25/05/22

    15° 2%
  • 25/05/22

    13° 0%
  • 26/05/22

    12° 1%
  • 26/05/22

    11° 0%

Weather forecast for West Ginge (2.7 miles away) updated 24/05/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Maidenhead Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Friday 3rd June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    St James-the-Less Church Hall, Maidenhead, SL6 6QW (23.0 miles away)

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  • Newbury Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 3rd June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    St Francis of Sales Church Hall, Newbury, RG14 6NH (12.2 miles away)

    More info
  • Practical Astronomy with Basingstoke Astronomical Society

    Thursday 9th June 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Cliddesden Primary School, Basingstoke, RG25 2QU (24.2 miles away)

    More info
  • Abingdon Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 13th June 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    All Saint's Methodist Church Hall - Abingdon, Abingdon, OX14 2AQ (9.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Astronomy for beginners with Newbury Astronomical Society

    Wednesday 15th June 2022 from 19:00pm to 20:30pm

    Stockcross Village Hall, Newbury, RG20 8LN (10.0 miles away)

    More info

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