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Description Circuit used - probably for the first time - for traditional Speedweek Bahamas at the end of 1967. Direction clockwise is to be confirmed
Location Freeport - City of Freeport (Grand Bahama)
Location Around Freeport Casino
Latitude - Longitude (approx) + 26°32'00"     - 78°39'00"     (approx)
26.533333     -78.65     (approx)
UTM Coordinates (approx) X = 734150.136  -  Y = 2936895.157  -  Zone 17R     (approx)
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) OpenStreetMap  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Wikimapia
Altitude AMSL (approx) 7 m - 23 ft    (approx)
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian Autosprint 2/1968 (page 21)Mappa

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Freeport
Description  
Years ?÷1967÷?
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page March 5th 2006
Info last update January 1968
Designer  
Distinctive points Kate’s Kurve - Holiday Straight - Freeport Corner - Alco Twist - Lucaway Straight-Away - Dale’s Alley - Silvera Corner - Puck’s (?) Bend - Oceanus Bend - Groves Bend

Freeport

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April 30th 2006     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli   New Description with map
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