Two Boats Village
in Ascension, Saint Helena
- RAF Ascension Island (2 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -7.945 and -14.371 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -7° 56' 40" and W -14° 22' 14"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - SHP
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 06:09 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Atlantic/St_Helena
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:59 am and 6:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 8.932 and 165.764 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Delve into Two Boats Village
Two Boats Village in Ascension is a city located in Saint Helena about 804 mi (or 1,294 km) north-west of Jamestown, the country's capital town.
Current time in Two Boats Village is now 06:09 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / St Helena with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 1 airports closer to Two Boats Village. The closest airport in Saint Helena is RAF Ascension Island in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
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Ascension Island Danimal
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Ascension Island South Atlantic Ocean after sailing from St Helena
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Ascension Island fishing on Lifeboat from Maersk Ascension on 15 July 1984.
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Boatswain Bird Island Trip on Sea-Rider RIB from Maersk Ascension in 1984
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Voyager landing at RAF Ascension Island
RR2230 landing at Wideawake Airfield, Ascension Island South Atlantic Ocean.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Georgetown, Ascension Island
Georgetown is the capital and chief settlement of Ascension Island, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, situated on the west coast of the island. The town is centred around St Mary's Church, part of the Diocese of St Helena and the former Exiles Club, which is on the site of the original Royal Marines barracks from the times of Napoleon's exile to Saint Helena in the early 19th century.
RAF Ascension Island
RAF Ascension, more commonly known as RAF Ascension Island, and sometimes known as Wideawake Airfield or Ascension Island Base, is a British Royal Air Force station on Ascension Island in the Atlantic Ocean, near the Equator.
Green Mountain is a common name for "The Peak", the highest point on Ascension Island, which has gained some fame for claims that it is one of very few large-scale artificial forests.
Two Boats, Ascension Island
Two Boats is a village at the foot of Green Mountain, Ascension Island, about 3 miles from Wideawake Airfield. It has a population of about 120 and is residential in nature. Two Boats is also the site of the Two Boats Club (bar and snackbar with regular live music), a large fresh water swimming pool, children’s playground, and Two Boats School, the island's only school. The two boats were originally placed to provide shade for Royal Marines transporting water in the 19th century.
Ascension Island is an isolated volcanic island in the equatorial waters of the South Atlantic Ocean, around 1,600 kilometres from the coast of Africa and 2,250 kilometres from the coast of South America, which is roughly midway between the horn of South America and Africa. It is governed as part of the British Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, of which the main island, Saint Helena, is around 1,300 kilometres to the southeast.
HMS Maeander (1840)
HMS Maeander was a Seringapatam-class sailing frigate of the British Royal Navy. Her service included the suppression of piracy, the Russian War, and support for the suppression of slavery with the West Africa Squadron. She was wrecked in a gale in 1870.
Two Boats School
Two Boats School is situated in Two Boats Village on Ascension Island. It is part of the Ascension Island Government (AIG) and provides education to all children living on the island from Foundation Stage to Year 11. There are currently 100 children and 21 staff. The school follows the National Curriculum for England. Although geographically in the Southern Hemisphere,the school follows a Northern Hemisphere term pattern with the main holidays split between Christmas and August.
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