Sacrewell Heritage Farm

Thornhaugh, Peterborough, PE8 6HJ, East of England

Location description

Family friendly heritage farm including an 18th century watermill and venue for star gazing events organised in conjunction with Peterborough Astronomical Society.


Private venue

Location accessible out of hours only when stargazing events are scheduled.


Tonight's weather forecast

20/09/20
19:00
15°
0%
20/09/20
22:00
13°
0%
21/09/20
01:00
12°
2%
21/09/20
04:00
11°
5%
Weather forecast for Wittering (2.67 miles away) updated 20/09/20 at 04:01.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Sacrewell Heritage Farm

This location's semi-rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Forthcoming events at this location

Peterborough Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting & Observing

Thursday 1st October 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Peterborough Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting & Observing

Thursday 5th November 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Peterborough Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting & Observing

Thursday 3rd December 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Peterborough Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting & Observing

Thursday 7th January 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Peterborough Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting & Observing

Thursday 4th February 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Peterborough Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting & Observing

Thursday 4th March 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Sacrewell Heritage Farm can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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