Morcott
in District of Rutland of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
52.597 and -0.637 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 52° 35' 48" and W -0° 38' 13"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:10 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:40 am and 9:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.467 and 170.817 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Shag Point
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Morcott

Morcott in District of Rutland (England) with it's 321 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 78 mi (or 126 km) north of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Morcott is now 10:10 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 12 airports close to Morcott, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is RAF Cottesmore in a distance of 10 mi (or 15 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Derwent Valley Mills in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), North. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: South Luffenham, North Luffenham, Seaton, Edith Weston and Wing. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 62 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1030.6 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

19°C (66 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 28th of June 2019

20°C (67 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

24°C (74 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Kings Arms Inn

Address
2,4 mi
Top Street Wing
LE15 8SE Rutland
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Finchs Arms

Address
4,5 mi
Oakham Road
LE15 8TL Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN Normanton Park Hotel

Address
3,6 mi
Rutland Water,Normanton Farm
LE15 8RP Normanton,Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Broccoli Bottom

Address
3,4 mi
Wing Road
LE15 8SZ Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Barnsdale Lodge Rutland Water

Address
5,4 mi
The Avenue
LE15 8AH Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hambleton Hall

Address
5,1 mi
HAMBLETON
LE15 8TH Egleton,Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE UPPINGHAM MORCOTT

Address
0,4 mi
A47 GLASTON ROAD MORCOTT
LE15 8SA UPPINGHAM
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Boot and Shoe

Address
1,3 mi
The Street
LE15 8NX Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Lego Star Wars - St. Patrick's Day Special

Published: March 13, 2015
Length: 23:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AllHanleyfilms

My very first St. Patrick's Day Special! It's St. Patrick's Day at the Death Star and Darth Vader is not wearing green so a stormtrooper decides to pull something on Vader.


Hambleton Hall from a Hobie tandem Island Kayak 2 OCT 2011

Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 38:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chris Connell

Hambleton Hall from a Hobie tandem Island Kayak 2 OCT 2011.


Hambleton Hall Hotel and Restaurant

Published: September 06, 2013
Length: 42:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pride of Britain Hotels

An award winning traditional country house hotel with 17 bedrooms over-looking Rutland Water and a Michelin Star restaurant. http://www.prideofbritainhotels.com/hambleton_hall.


Harringworth Viaduct Snowy EMT Diversions

Published: March 26, 2013
Length: 13:10 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MrDeltic15

The weather does get a bit better after the opening clip! A couple of hours spent filming the diversions over Harringworth Viaduct from the vantage point on the hill near Seaton. Although the...


Halloween Hides and Creepy Caches - Night caches 2014 [HD]

Published: October 28, 2014
Length: 53:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kernow

The highlights of the night caches from The Halloween Hides and Creepy Caches Geocaching Mega Event - The Halloween Mega 2014 (GC4YCAV) The geocaches featured are: 1. Thriller!


Field of Sheep at Gretton nr. Corby, 26/05/2013

Published: June 29, 2013
Length: 51:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sniff001

This short video is from my day spent walking with my girlfriend at the time in her beautiful village of Gretton near Corby in Northamptonshire. This lovely little village is right in the heart...


Morcott churchyard (and church)

Published: October 05, 2013
Length: 51:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Colin Ashworth

A short video made on my recent visit to the village.


C-47 at Operation Spanhoe/Operation Market Garden 2008

Published: October 06, 2008
Length: 06:07 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Steven Hanglands

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAF_Spanhoe http://www.warbirdalley.com/c47.htm A C-47 does a great display at Operation Spanhoe on 14/09/08.


Ian and Mole fighting

Published: June 24, 2007
Length: 15:04 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Neil Jarman

Welland Valley Beer Festival, and Ian and Mole have been bickering like an old married couple all day. It got to boiling point with this ruckus walking from The Blue Bell to Gretton football club.


Harringworth viduct

Published: February 26, 2014
Length: 12:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pboro

Harringworth Viaduct a great feet of Victorian Engineering. If you would like to see still Photography please visit http://www.pboro.co.uk.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Rutland Water

Rutland Water is Anglian Water's drinking water reservoir in the county of Rutland, England, just east of the county town Oakham. It was known as Empingham Reservoir during its construction and until its official opening in 1976. The centre of its dam is at British national grid reference SK942078. It provides a reserve supply of water in the driest and most densely populated quarter of the United Kingdom and is one of the largest artificial lakes in Europe.

Located at 52.6667, -0.666667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ramsar sites in England, Reservoirs in Rutland, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Leicestershire, Special Protection Areas in England, Drinking water reservoirs in England

A47 road

The A47 is a trunk road in England linking Birmingham to Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Most of the section between Birmingham and Nuneaton is now classified as the B4114.

Located at 52.5937, -0.65257 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in England, Transport in Birmingham, West Midlands, Roads in Cambridgeshire, Transport in Leicestershire, Transport in Leicester, Transport in Norfolk, Transport in Rutland, Roads in the West Midlands (county), Transport in Warwickshire

RAF North Luffenham

RAF North Luffenham was a Royal Air Force station in Rutland, England, 1940 - 1998. It is near to the villages of Edith Weston and North Luffenham. The station was built as a training airfield, opening in 1940. It was later taken over by 5 Group of RAF Bomber Command as a heavy bomber base, and was expanded by the building of concrete runways later in the war.

Located at 52.6322, -0.610556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Royal Air Force stations in Rutland, Military history of Rutland, Royal Canadian Air Force stations, Grade II* listed buildings in Rutland

Luffenham Heath Golf Club

Luffenham Heath is an 18-hole golf course near South Luffenham in Rutland, England. Designed by Harry Colt, it began under the patronage of the Earl of Ancaster who had exchanged fields in South Luffenham for common land on the Heath. The opening event in 1911, witnessed by over a thousand spectators, was an exhibition match between James Braid and Harry Vardon. The club initially attracted an aristocratic membership.

Located at 52.616, -0.58 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Golf clubs and courses in England, Sports venues in Rutland, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Leicestershire

Vale of Catmose

The Vale of Catmose is an area of relatively low-lying land in western Rutland, England, much of which is flooded by Rutland Water. The Catmose College (1972 - 2009 the Vale of Catmose College) is a school located in Oakham. Catmose is the name of the offices of Rutland County Council. Catmose Vale was the name of a former hospital in Oakham.

Located at 52.65, -0.68 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Rutland

Hambleton Peninsula

The Hambleton Peninsula lies within the reservoir Rutland Water, in Rutland, England. When the Gwash Valley was dammed in 1975, the area surrounding what was then a ridge were submerged, including a small number of properties in the hamlets of Nether Hambleton and Middle Hambleton. The village of Upper Hambleton survived, and now sits on the peninsula, which is some 3500 metres in length and 1000 metres in width.

Located at 52.65, -0.64 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Rutland

Gretton Rural District

Gretton was a rural district in Northamptonshire, England from 1894 to 1935. It was formed from the Northamptonshire part of the Uppingham rural sanitary district. It consisted of the following parishes Fineshade Gretton Harringworth Laxton Rockingham Wakerley It was abolished under a County Review Order and split, with Gretton and Rockingham going to Kettering Rural District and the other four parishes going to the new Oundle and Thrapston Rural District.

Located at 52.55, -0.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Northamptonshire, Local government in Northamptonshire, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Rural districts of England

Welland Viaduct

Welland Viaduct, also known as Harringworth Viaduct and Seaton Viaduct, is a railway viaduct which crosses the valley of the River Welland between Harringworth in Northamptonshire and Seaton in Rutland, England. It is 1,275 yards long and has 82 arches, each of which has a 40 feet span. It was completed in around 1878 and is the longest masonry viaduct across a valley in Britain.

Located at 52.5669, -0.653889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Northamptonshire, Bridges completed in 1878, Railway bridges in England, Viaducts in the United Kingdom, Buildings and structures in Rutland

Lyddington Bede House

Lyddington Bede House is a historic house in Rutland, England, owned and opened to the public by English Heritage. The existing Grade I listed building is a part of a former palace of the Bishops of Lincoln, situated next to the church in the village of Lyddington. After the Reformation, ownership passed to the Cecil family who made it their private house.

Located at 52.5639, -0.7093 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
English Heritage sites in Rutland, Country houses in Rutland, Grade I listed buildings in Rutland, Historic house museums in Rutland

Kirby Hall

Kirby Hall is an Elizabethan country house, located near Gretton, Northamptonshire, England. (Nearest town being Corby). Kirby was owned by Sir Christopher Hatton, Lord Chancellor to Queen Elizabeth I. Construction on the building began in 1570 based on the designs in French architectural pattern books and expanded in the classical style over the course of the decades. The house is now in a semi-ruined state with many parts roof-less although the Great Hall and state rooms remain intact.

Located at 52.5242, -0.637222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Northamptonshire, Gardens in Northamptonshire, Visitor attractions in Northamptonshire, English Heritage sites in Northamptonshire, Historic house museums in Northamptonshire, Grade I listed buildings in Northamptonshire

Beacon Hill, Buckinghamshire

The hamlet of Beacon Hill, is situated off the B474 near Penn and on the outskirts of High Wycombe Buckinghamshire. Nearby is the Golf Course at Wycombe Heights.

Located at 52.628, -0.684 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hamlets in Buckinghamshire

RAF Spanhoe

RAF Spanhoe (also known as Harringworth or Wakerley) is a former World War II airfield in Northamptonshire, England. The airfield is located approximately 4 miles east of Uppingham; about 80 miles north-northwest of London Opened in 1943, it was used by both the Royal Air Force and United States Army Air Forces. During the war it was used primarily as a transport airfield. After the war it was closed in late 1945.

Located at 52.5628, -0.622222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Military units and formations established in 1943, Airfields of the IX Troop Carrier Command in the United Kingdom, Military history of Northamptonshire, Royal Air Force stations in Northamptonshire

A6121 road

The A6121 is a short cross-country road in the counties of Lincolnshire and Rutland, England. It forms the principal route between Bourne and Stamford and the A1 in Lincolnshire, continuing on through Ketton in Rutland to its junction with the A47 at Morcott.

Located at 52.5931, -0.6347 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in England, Transport in Lincolnshire, Transport in Rutland, South Kesteven

Manton railway station

Manton railway station or Manton Junction is a former railway station serving the villages of Manton and Wing in the county of Rutland. Opened in 1848 by the Syston and Peterborough Railway, it was situated off the road connecting the two villages and was just over a mile from each, or just over half a mile by the public footpaths that were soon established. It was one of only a handful of stations in the small county of Rutland. Today only Oakham station is still open.

Located at 52.6265, -0.6956 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Rutland, Railway stations opened in 1848, Railway stations closed in 1966, Former Midland Railway stations, Beeching closures in England

Luffenham railway station

Luffenham railway station is a former station of the Syston and Peterborough Railway serving the villages of North and South Luffenham, Rutland. The station was situated adjacent to a level crossing on the North Luffenham to Duddington road. It was about 0.8 miles from each village by road, although only 0.5 miles from South Luffenham by the public footpath that was soon established (and which still exists).

Located at 52.6135, -0.6044 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Midland Railway stations, Disused railway stations in Rutland, Railway stations opened in 1848, Railway stations closed in 1966, Beeching closures in England

Wakerley and Barrowden railway station

Wakerley and Barrowden railway station is a former railway station in Wakerley, Northamptonshire, which also served the nearby village of Barrowden, Rutland. It was owned by the London and North Western Railway but from 1883 to 1916 was also served by trains of the Great Northern Railway. Former Services Preceding station Disused railways Following station Seaton   London and North Western Railway   King's Cliffe Seaton   Great Northern Railway   King's Cliffe

Located at 52.5864, -0.5908 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Northamptonshire, Railway stations opened in 1873, Railway stations closed in 1966, Beeching closures in England

Morcott railway station

Morcott railway station is a former station in Rutland, near the village of Morcott. Parliamentary approval was gained in 1846 by the directors of the London and Birmingham Railway for a branch from Rugby to the Syston and Peterborough Railway near Stamford. In the same year the company became part of the London and North Western Railway. The line opened in 1851 but Morcott was not opened until 1898.

Located at 52.5973, -0.6308 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Rutland, Former London and North Western Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1898, Railway stations closed in 1966, Beeching closures in England

Seaton railway station

Other stations with this name have included Seaton in Cumbria, Seaton in Durham, Seaton Delaval in Northumberland (NER), Seaton and Seaton Junction in Devon and Seaton Park in Adelaide, Australia. Seaton railway station was a station serving the villages of Seaton, Rutland, and Harringworth, Northamptonshire.

Located at 52.5716, -0.6605 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Rutland, Railway stations opened in 1851, Railway stations closed in 1966, Former London and North Western Railway stations, Beeching closures in England, 1851 establishments in England

Harringworth railway station

Harringworth railway station was a railway station near Harringworth, Northamptonshire. It was on the now freight-only Oakham to Kettering Line of the Midland Railway, at grid reference SP912965 at the south end of Welland Viaduct. The former signal box which is a listed structure has been preserved by the Northampton & Lamport Railway and is currently stored at Pitsford and Brampton station. Services Preceding station Disused railways Following station Manton   Midland Railway   Gretton

Located at 52.5587, -0.656 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Northamptonshire

Gretton railway station

Gretton railway station was a railway station near Gretton, Northamptonshire. It was on the now freight-only Oakham to Kettering Line of the Midland Railway. The steps up to the former platforms can still be seen, but the station building itself is in private ownership. Former Services Preceding station Disused railways Following station Weldon and Corby   Midland Railway   Harringworth

Located at 52.5378, -0.6821 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Northamptonshire, Beeching closures in England

Hambleton Hall

Hambleton Hall is a hotel and restaurant located in the village of Hambleton close to Oakham, Rutland, England. As of 2011, the restaurant holds one star in the Michelin Guide. The Hall was built in 1881 as a hunting box by Walter Marshall who left it to his sister, Eva Astley Paston Cooper. She was a socialite who gathered a salon including Noël Coward, Malcolm Sargent and Charles Scott-Moncrieff. The hall has overlooked Rutland Water since the reservoir's construction in the 1970s.

Located at 52.6575, -0.6682 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Restaurants in England, Michelin Guide starred restaurants in the United Kingdom, Buildings and structures in Rutland

Rutland

Rutland is a landlocked county in central England, bounded on the west and north by Leicestershire, northeast by Lincolnshire and southeast by Northamptonshire. Its greatest length north to south is only 18 miles and its greatest breadth east to west is 17 miles . It has the smallest population of any normal unitary authority in mainland England and only the City of London is smaller in terms of area. It is 348th of the 354 districts in population.

Located at 52.65, -0.633333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Rutland, Unitary authorities of England, East Midlands, Local government districts of the East Midlands

Fineshade Priory

Fineshade Priory was a priory of Augustinian Canons Regular in Northamptonshire, England. It was founded before 1208 by Richard Engayne (Engain), Lord of Blatherwycke on the site of a small castle and dissolved in 1536. The buildings were granted to Lord Russell 1541/2. Sir Robert Kirkham bought it in 1545 and converted the west range into a country residence, which was demolished along with the remains of the priory in 1749. A house was subsequently built on the site but demolished in 1956.

Located at 52.5688, -0.56513 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monasteries in Northamptonshire, Augustinian monasteries in England, 1208 establishments, 1200s establishments in England, Christian monasteries established in the 13th century, 1536 disestablishments in England

St John the Baptist's Church, Wakerley

St John the Baptist's Church, Wakerley, is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Wakerley, Northamptonshire, England. It has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade I listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. It stands in an elevated position overlooking the Welland Valley.

Located at 52.5823, -0.5894 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grade I listed buildings in Northamptonshire, Grade I listed churches, Church of England churches in Northamptonshire, Norman architecture, 12th-century architecture, English Gothic architecture, Churches preserved by the Churches Conservation Trust

Normanton Hall

Normanton Hall was a large country house at Normanton in Rutland.

Located at 52.6462, -0.6206 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Rutland, British country houses destroyed in the 20th century

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28 Jun
2019

Maintenance Class-4 Wheels
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07 Jul
2019

Breeze Sunday Pedal Ride - Whitwell
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09 Jul
2019

Uppingham Networking
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12 Jul
2019

Peterborough Jobs Fair
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26 Jul
2019

IView Learning Webinar
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Wild Kids Bushcraft
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27 Jul
2019

Winners Weekend
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The Circus Of Life - Understanding Stress And Building Resilience
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28 Jul
2019

Brilliant Me - Confidence -building And Motivational Workshop
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30 Aug
2019

Wild Kids Bushcraft
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14 Sep
2019

The Circus Of Life - Understanding Stress And Building Resilience
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15 Sep
2019

Brilliant Me - Confidence -building And Motivational Workshop
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15 Nov
2019

Rutland Water Training Camp 2019
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Morcott