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Map of Glasgow - Victoria Park MapGlasgow - Victoria Park Map

Permanent course has been repaired, map updated & available from 2017.

As part of The International Youth Year of 1985, STAG extended the Glasgow Primary Schools Festival to 4 venues, one of which was Victoria Park.

There is a permanent orienteering course here.

Information about the area.

The venue was regularly used by St.Thomas Aquinas Secondary - where Terry taught PE until 2011 - & for STAG Night Events.

Permanent Course info

Consisting of 10 controls, the permanent course should be completed in about 30 minutes.

Park History:

Acquired from the Burgh of Partick in 1886 covering an area of 58 acres.
The Fossil Grove is located in the South West corner of the park and is open from 1 April to
30 September each year. The fossilised tree stumps are over 330 million years old.
Extensive rock garden and floral displays.
2 ponds which attract a variety of wildlife.
Bowls, putting, outdoor basketball & tennis facilities.
Play area & public toilets available.

Location details: Whiteinch - Glasgow G14

Bounded by Victoria Park Drive. South (A814),Balshagray Av. (A739), Victoria Park Drive. North & Westland Drive

Map number/history

14/1989, 44/2002, 62/2003, 82/2004, 108/2006, 128/2008, 145/2009, 157/2009, 187/ April 2011.

Victoria Park Residents

Area: City of Glasgow, Near: Glasgow G14

OS Grid ref. NS5467.
LatLng: 55.87665903055404,-4.333763122558594
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This page is a record of the maps that have been professionally printed & either produced by T.O'Brien, Stirling Surveys, Peel Land Services & Deeside Orienteering & Leisure Maps.

All maps listed below are Copyright STAG & it is illegal to photocopy for use. Maps, with or without a permanent course can be purchased from the Club for a fee that includes a royalty charge & printing costs. Discount rates are available for large quantities, to affiliated Groups & STAG Members - price on application to info@stag-orienteering.co.uk.

The map number is contained within the STAG logo on the map. In the map of Scotland, the formative logo of the SOA originates from Glasgow - where STAG is based - & the number indicates the location of the area.