Satellite views of Spondon Landmarks

Both Google Maps and Bing maps provide previously-unseen views of Spondon from above. We've picked out a selection of landmark views of the village below. Click on the thumbnails to see a larger view. (Note: most imagery taken between 2004-2005.)

You can see a full satellite view of Spondon from Windows Live Local by clicking here.

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Acordis

This shot shows the size of the area covered by the Acordis plant complex. The area shown on the image is approx 0.8 miles left to right by 0.5 miles top to bottom.

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The Homestead

Showing the junction of Willowcroft Road and Sitwell Street, the Homestead buildings and walled garden.

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Malt Shovel & Hall Dyke

The Malt Shovel Inn and beer garden are shown in the centre of the image with Hall Dyke to thr right.

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West Park School

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Asterdale School

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Borrowood Junior and Infant School

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St Werburgh's School

Situated on the former site of Spondon House School.
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Locko Park

Most of the estate is visible in this shot, including the lake and Locko Hall at the top of the image.

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Locko Hall

Close-up of the main Locko Hall building plus stables and other out-buildings.

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Sitwell Street

A view of the centre of the village with Sitwell Street cutting diagonally across the image. The White Swan and Liberal Club can be seen top-right with the Somerfield supermarket bottom-left.

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Sancroft Road Allotments

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Former Spondon Cricket Ground

The former village cricket ground on Locko Road/Royal Hill Road, now the site of a new housing development.

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Stoney Lane Cemetery

The junction of Stoney Lane/Gravel Pit Lane can be seen bottom-left with part of Arundel Drive top-right.

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South Avenue

A nicely-timed shot of the recreation ground with the fair in town!

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Severn Trent Water Treatment Works

...or Spondon Sewage Works to you and me! Shown with part of the Acordis plan to the right of the image.

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St Werburgh's Church

The church is seen centre-right of the image with the old vicarage (now St Werburgh's House Nursing Home) to the left of it.

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West Meadow Local Nature Reserve

The zig-zagging paths carve an interesting pattern through West Meadow, with the pond to the bottom of the shot.