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Jurby

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Jurby is a parish in Michael Sheading in the Isle of Man and has, according to the 2006 census, 659 (2001 census 677) residents.It is largely an agricultural district on the north-north-western coast of the island but also has an industrial park on the old RAF Jurby Airfield.The parish is one of three divisions of the sheading of Michael. The other two are Ballaugh and Michael.SubdivisionJurby is subdivided into five treens: Sertfell Knoksewell Dalyott Slekby Le SoulbyLandmarksAirfieldJurby Airfield was originally used as a Royal Air Force training base in World War II. During the 1950s it was used as a training camp for Officer cadets on short term commissions in the RAF. The course lasted 3 months. Part is now used as an industrial and retail estate. The old runways and taxiways now form the Jurby motorcycle race track.The grassland surrounding the airfield harbours a fine range of wildflowers, as the land has never been ploughed. Skylarks can be heard in summer when there are no races on.MuseumA museum dedicated to transport of the Isle of Man, the Jurby Transport Museum, is housed in an old aircraft hangar.ChurchA tiny 8th century chapel dedicated to St Cecilia was Jurby's first recorded church. St Cecilia's Day on 22 November was the parish festival day. The present Jurby Church was built during the war with help of RAF Jurby. There are a number of war graves, for British, Commonwealth and Polish servicemen. They died mostly from aircraft training accidents.
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