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Explore Castletown in Isle of Man

Castletown in the region of is a town in Isle of Man - some 9 mi or ( 14 km ) South-West of Douglas , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Castletown

Current time in Castletown is now 01:43 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Isle of Man " with a UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sheffield, Oxford, Manchester, Liverpool, and Holyhead. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Sheffield . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Castletown ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Landing at Isle of Man Airport, British Airways operated by Eastern Airways for BA CityFlyer

2:33 min by Christian1213
Views: 883 Rating: 5.00

Arriving at IOM as BA3282 from London City, on a British Airways SAAB 2000 operated by Eastern Airways for BA CityFlyer. ..

Manx2.com Fleet | Departing Ronaldsway Isle of Man | ATC HD 2012

2:44 min by ronaldswayspotter10
Views: 515 Rating: 3.91

Manx2's Jetstream 31, Dornier 228 and one of their Let410's all departing from Ronaldsway to their selected destinations on a windy Sunday afternoon on june 24th. I will be going on a spotting trip to ..


Departure from Isle of Man Airport, British Airways operated by Eastern Airways for BA CityFlyer

1:21 min by Christian1213
Views: 465 Rating: 5.00

Heading back to London City- departing a very wet IOM airport onboard this Saab operated by Eastern Airways for BACF. ..

Scenic Approach & Landing | Flybe Dash8-Q400 | Ronaldsway Isle of Man | HD 2012

3:05 min by ronaldswayspotter10
Views: 314 Rating: 3.67

Landing on runway 26 at Ronaldsway on a sunny monday afternoon. Full approach included with parking on stand aswell (Next to Easyjet G-EZFD). Next video will be spotting at Heathrow EGLL. Flybe | Dash ..


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Interesting facts about this location

The Buchan School

The Buchan School (Manx: Yn Scoill Buchan) is an independent primary school in the south of the Isle of Man, catering for children aged 3–11. It is the junior school of King William's College.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.07 -4.66 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1878, Schools in the Isle of Man

Castletown Metropolitan F.C

Castletown Metropolitan F.C. are a football club from Castletown on the Isle of Man. They compete in the Isle of Man Football League and wear a red and white kit. They play their home games at Malew Road in Castletown.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.08 -4.66 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1904 establishments in the Isle of Man, Football clubs in the Isle of Man

King William's College

King William's College (Colleish Ree Illiam in Manx) is an International Baccalaureate HMC independent school for ages 3 to 18, situated near Castletown on the Isle of Man. The College is located on two sites in Castletown; the senior school occupies a campus which has pride of place on the shore of Castletown Bay, while The Buchan School, the College's preparatory school, is located in the Westhill part of Castletown, some two miles from the main campus.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.08 -4.64 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1833, People educated at King William's College, Schools in the Isle of Man, Schools with Combined Cadet Forces

Manx Military and Aviation Museum

The Manx Aviation and Military Museum is a small but very successful museum on the Isle of Man. Close to Castletown in the south of the island, it lies next to Isle of Man Airport. The museum is dedicated to the preservation of the Isle of Man's aviation and military heritage. The museum is run by the Manx Aviation Preservation Society.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.08 -4.64 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Aerospace museums in the United Kingdom, Military and war museums in the United Kingdom, Museums in the Isle of Man, Transport in the Isle of Man

Battle of Ronaldsway

The Battle of Ronaldsway took place in 1275 at Ronaldsway in the southern part of the Isle of Man between a Scottish army and the Manx. The battle crushed the final attempt by the Manx to re-establish the Norse Sudreyar dynasty. As the battle resulted in the death of the last Norse King of Mann, Guðrøðr Magnússon, and the emigration to Norway of the remaining members of the Manx royal family it also led to the firm establishment of Scottish rule on the Isle of Man.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.08 -4.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 1275 in Scotland, Battles involving Scotland, Battles of the Middle Ages, Conflicts in 1275, History of the Isle of Man, Medieval rebellions

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