Great Altcar
in Lancashire of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.549 and -3.017 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 32' 57" and W -3° 1' 1"
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: 11:54 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:17 am and 3:52 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Great Altcar

Great Altcar in Lancashire (England) is located in United Kingdom about 186 mi (or 300 km) north-west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Great Altcar is now 11:54 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 9 airports close to Great Altcar, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Blackpool International Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 25 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 Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), South. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. 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: Ince Blundell, Hightown, Thornton, Formby and Southport. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 51 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1000 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 19 km/h (12 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

6°C (43 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 12th of December 2019

8°C (47 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Moderate rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 13th of December 2019

8°C (46 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Moderate rain, high wind, near gale, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa

Address
2,5 mi
Southport Old Road
L37 0AB Formby,Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Royal Hotel

Address
5,4 mi
Marine Terrace
L22 5PR Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Park Hotel

Address
5,1 mi
Dunningsbridge Road
L30 6YN Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Orrell Park Hotel

Address
6,1 mi
109 Orrell Lane
L9 8BL Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Liverpool (Aintree)

Address
5,8 mi
1 ORMSKIRK ROAD AINTREE
L9 5AS Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Southport (Ormskirk)

Address
5,5 mi
544 SOUTHPORT ROAD SCARISBRICK
L40 9RG ORMSKIRK
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Grayling Butterfly Hipparchia semele

Published: July 23, 2014
Length: 54:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Cross

Grayling Butterfly feeding on Sea Holly at Hightown,Merseyside, England.


Running

Published: January 15, 2008
Length: 55:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: E.B. Gregory

Sarah and me on our run from Maghull to Hightown, Merseyside, England. We stopped in Lydiate at the Scotch Piper, the oldest pub in Lancashire.


Penalty Shoot-Out v Melling Boys

Published: March 11, 2012
Length: 31:36 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: ian davidson

Penalty Shoot-Out Litherland Blue v Melling Boys.


overhead join and landing at I nce blundell microlight airfield

Published: August 28, 2010
Length: 48:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: eddieGMYVA


Driving Along Hall Road West, Hall Road East, Manor Road & Cooks Road, Waterloo, Liverpool, England

Published: April 28, 2012
Length: 45:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mike Fairman

Driving along Hall Road West, Hall Road East, Manor Road & Cooks Road, Waterloo, Liverpool, Merseyside, England Videoed on Sunday,15th April 2012 Playlist: ...


Batman Arkham Asylum Easter Egg

Published: August 15, 2010
Length: 54:53 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: OwMyHeadHurts11

Go to Arkham Castle, then to the Warden's office in the room where Dr Young died and use 3 explosive gels on the middle of the wall to the left.


Formby Powerhouse EVIL Pheasant

Published: May 11, 2012
Length: 12:22 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: joshyylg

This bird attacked my friends granddad. http://www.champnews.com/newsstory.aspx?story=3019786 So when we found it I decided to record it. After the video stopped it chased me an clawed my...


Lose All Control.wmv

Published: July 26, 2010
Length: 28:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: azzyhowell

The Vis Johnson Band! Possibly the worst or best video ever?


first go in the front of a flexy G-CDWP

Published: May 30, 2010
Length: 51:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: athertonman

Me trying the front seat in a flex wing microlight for the first time. 2 May 2010 from Ince Blundell microlight field with Carl Bayliss showing me how it's done and yelling at me when I get...


1May2010 Shadow Kenyon Hall back to Ince part 2.wmv

Published: May 02, 2010
Length: 27:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: athertonman

And this is us coming back via Carol's place. Some great formation stuff and searching for Carol's heart. Followed by a nice leisurely decent from the overhead and smooth landing. Need...


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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.

Sefton Central (UK Parliament constituency)

Sefton Central is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since its 2010 creation by Bill Esterson, a member of of the Labour Party.

Located at 53.523, -2.985 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parliamentary constituencies in North West England, Politics of Sefton, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 2010

Formby F.C

Formby F.C. are an English football club based in Formby, Merseyside. They currently play in the North West Counties Football League Division One and are members of the Liverpool County Football Association. They play their home games at Altcar Road in Formby.

Located at 53.5527, -3.04044 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Association football clubs established in 1919, Football clubs in England, North West Counties Football League clubs, Football clubs in Merseyside, Sport in Sefton, Lancashire Combination, 1919 establishments in England

Woodvale railway station

Woodvale railway station was located in Woodvale, Merseyside. The Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway opened Woodvale on 1 September 1884. However, it was named 'Woodville & Ainsdale' from opening until 1 May 1898 and was renamed Woodvale thereafter. The station was built on an embankment crossing Liverpool Road and was well known for its floral displays situated on both platforms.

Located at 53.5882, -3.0409 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Sefton, Former Cheshire Lines Committee stations, Railway stations opened in 1884, Railway stations closed in 1952

Mossbridge railway station

Mossbridge railway station was located on Downholland Moss at Moss Lane, Lancashire. The Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway (SCLER) opened Mossbridge on 1 September 1884. The station first closed in 1917, along with all other stations on the extension line, due to World War I economy measures. However, unlike the other stations on the route, which reopened in 1919 and enjoyed regular services until 1952, Mossbridge never reopened.

Located at 53.5671, -3.0135 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in West Lancashire, Former Cheshire Lines Committee stations, Railway stations opened in 1884, Railway stations closed in 1917

Altcar and Hillhouse railway station

Altcar and Hillhouse was a railway station located on the Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway near Great Altcar, Lancashire. The station opened on 1 September 1884, and from 1887 to 1926 also served as the southern terminus of the Liverpool, Southport and Preston Junction Railway, which it connected with at Hillhouse Junction, between Altcar and Mossbridge. Thereafter, the southern terminus of the LSPJR regular services became Barton (or Downholland as it was occasionally known).

Located at 53.5475, -2.98397 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations opened in 1884, Railway stations closed in 1952, Former Cheshire Lines Committee stations, Disused railway stations in West Lancashire

Formby Hall

Formby Hall is located to the north-east of Formby in the English metropolitan county of Merseyside, in secluded woodland adjoining the Formby Hall Golf and Country Club. The present house, built for William Formby, dates back to 1523 but it is believed that the Formby family has occupied the site since the 12th century. Over the years the hall has seen many owners and occupants. Many modifications and additions have been made to the original building.

Located at 53.58, -3.042 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Merseyside, Grade II* listed buildings in Merseyside

Sefton Coast

Sefton Coast is a 4605.3 hectare (11379.9 acre) Site of special scientific interest which stretches for 12 miles (20 km) between Southport and Waterloo, which is end location of Crosby Beach. The site was notified in 2000 for both its biological and geological features.

Located at 53.552, -3.029 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Merseyside

St Michael and All Angels Church, Altcar

St Michael and All Angels Church, Altcar, is to the west of the village of Great Altcar, West Lancashire, England. The church is timber-framed and is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building. It is an active Anglican parish church in the diocese of Liverpool, the archdeaconry of Liverpool and the deanery of Sefton. Its benefice is combined with that of St Stephen's, Hightown. In the Buildings of England series it is described as "an utterly charming church".

Located at 53.5509, -3.0283 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Church of England churches in Lancashire, Grade II* listed churches, Grade II* listed buildings in Lancashire, Religious buildings completed in 1879, 19th-century Church of England church buildings, John Douglas buildings, Anglican Diocese of Liverpool, Timber-framed churches, Buildings and structures in West Lancashire

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2020

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23 Feb
2020

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Grand National 2020 A Day For Champions
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Grand National 2020 Ladies Day
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Grand National 2020 Saturday
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24 Apr
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Altcar, Great Altcar