Ballacrye Corner

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The A3 Castletown to Ramsey Road at Ballacrye Corner

Ballacrye Corner (Manx: McCray or Cry's farm)[1] is situated between the 17th Milestone and 18th Milestone road-side markers on the Snaefell Mountain Course on the primary A3 Castletown to Ramsey, in the parish of Ballaugh in the Isle of Man.

Ballacrye Corner was part of the Highland Course and Four Inch Course used for the Tourist Trophy automobile car races held in the Isle of Man between 1906 and 1922. Also, Ballacrye Corner is part of the Snaefell Mountain Course used since 1911 for the Isle of Man TT Races, and 1923 for the Manx Grand Prix.

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  1. ^ Place Names of the Isle of Man by John Kneen MA pp454 (1970) Yn Cheshaght Ghailckagh The Scolar Press

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Coordinates: 54°18′40″N 4°31′36″W / 54.31111°N 4.52667°W / 54.31111; -4.52667