Flight Simulator 2020: Explore Birmingham & Wolverhampton

Free addon sets 400 POI markers

This addon for Flight Simulator 2020 places >500 markers to landmarks, sights, point of interests and places in the Birmingham & Wolverhampton area, United Kingdom.

The scenery covers the area in a size of 30 km x 30 km. The data for the markers come mainly from Geonames.org and were supplemented with own information.

Flight Simulator 2020 Birmingham & Wolverhampton, United Kingdom, world map
This is how the addon looks on the world map (Source: Flight Simulator 2020)
Birmingham & Wolverhampton, UK, in FS 2020
Birmingham & Wolverhampton with the POI markers - At any given time, only the text of one marker is displayed. By changing the viewing angle and distance, other texts are displayed or other markers are shown. (Source: Flight Simulator 2020)

Download and setup of the software

There are three simple steps:

  • Download and save ZIP file
  • Unzip file
  • Place the directory in the community folder of the FS2020

Download Version 0.1

Free for personal use. Do not upload it to other servers.

FS 2020 Community folder
The addon must be placed in this community folder - The file must be unzipped.

Known issues

Due to a bug in FS 2020 it happens again and again that after a certain time no markers are displayed at all or only the white "poles" without the blue discs. It happens the more often, the more markers are used. That is why I have limited the number of markers here.

Included places and objects

405 Objekte

Water

Canals

  • Birmingham and Fazeley Canal
  • Worcester and Birmingham Canal

Lakes

  • Brookvale Park Lake

Pools

  • Rocket Pool
  • Windmill Pool (Canal Feeder)

Reservoir

  • Bartley Reservoir
  • Edgbaston Reservoir
  • Frankley Reservoir
  • Perry Reservoir
  • Upper Bittell Reservoir

Streams

  • Bourn Brook
  • River Blythe

Parks, areas

Business centers

  • National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

Localities

  • Birchy Leasowes

Parks

  • Dartmouth Park
  • East Park
  • Handsworth Park
  • Leasowes Park
  • Malthouse Lane Park
  • Small Heath Park
  • Sutton Park
  • Ward End Park
  • West Park
  • Willenhall Memorial Park

Cities, villages

Places

  • Aldridge
  • Amblecote
  • Barnt Green
  • Bartley Green
  • Belbroughton
  • Bescot
  • Bilston
  • Birchills
  • Bird End
  • Blakenhall
  • Bloxwich
  • Bodymoor Heath
  • Bournville
  • Bradmore
  • Brettell Lane
  • Brierley Hill
  • Broome
  • Brownhills
  • Bushbury
  • Castle Bromwich
  • Chaddesley Corbett
  • Chelmsley Wood
  • Churchill
  • Clent
  • Cofton Hackett
  • Coleshill
  • Coseley
  • Cradley
  • Cradley Heath
  • Curdworth
  • Darlaston
  • Delph
  • Digbeth
  • Dorridge
  • Drayton Bassett
  • Earlswood
  • Erdington
  • Essington
  • Fairfield
  • Fallings Park
  • Fazeley
  • Four Oaks
  • Frankley
  • Gornalwood
  • Gravelly Hill
  • Great Barr
  • Great Dodford
  • Hagley
  • Halesowen
  • Hall Green
  • Handsworth
  • Harborne
  • Hasbury
  • Hay Mills
  • Himley
  • Hopwood
  • Illey
  • Kings Heath
  • Kings Norton
  • Kingstanding
  • Kingswinford
  • Knowle
  • Lea Marston
  • Leamore
  • Lickey End
  • Longbridge
  • Lower Gornal
  • Lower Stonnall
  • Lye
  • Marston Green
  • Merry Hill
  • Middleton
  • Minworth
  • Moseley
  • Nechells
  • Netherton
  • New Invention
  • Northfield
  • Old Hill
  • Olton
  • Pedmore
  • Pelsall
  • Perry Barr
  • Romsley
  • Roughley
  • Rowley Regis
  • Rubery
  • Rushall
  • Saltley
  • Sandwell
  • Sedgley
  • Selly Oak
  • Selly Park
  • Sheldon
  • Shenstone
  • Short Heath
  • Small Heath
  • Smethwick
  • Sparkbrook
  • Sparkhill
  • Stechford
  • Stonnall
  • Stourbridge
  • Streetly
  • Sutton Coldfield
  • Tamworth
  • Temple Balsall
  • Tettenhall
  • Tile Cross
  • Tipton
  • Tyburn
  • Upper Penn
  • Upper Stonnall
  • Walsall Wood
  • Warley
  • Water Orton
  • Wednesbury
  • Wednesfield
  • Weeford
  • West Bromwich
  • West Hagley
  • West Heath
  • Willenhall
  • Wishaw
  • Wollaston
  • Wombourn
  • Woodside
  • Wordsley
  • Wylde Green
  • Wythall

Places

  • Birmingham
  • Dudley
  • Oldbury
  • Solihull
  • Walsall
  • Wolverhampton

Places

  • Barston
  • Bickenhill
  • Cheswick Green
  • Dickens Heath
  • Hampton in Arden
  • Tidbury Green

Places

  • Blakedown

Places

  • Castle Vale

Places

  • Acocks Green
  • Aston
  • Edgbaston
  • Hockley
  • Monmore Green
  • Moseley
  • New Cross
  • Ocker Hill
  • Portobello
  • Quinton
  • Rednal
  • Sandwell District
  • Shirley
  • Swan Village
  • Terry's Green
  • Tyseley
  • Washwood Heath
  • Witton
  • Yardley
  • Yardley

Roads, railroads

Roads

  • A38(m) Motorway
  • M42 Motorway
  • M5 Motorway
  • M54 Motorway

Railroad yards

  • West Midlands Railway Tyseley

Spots, buildings, farms

Heliports

  • Brimingham Children's Hospital

Abandoned airfields

  • RAF Castle Bromwich

Amusement parks

  • Wheels Adventure Park

Arenas

  • Arena Birmingham

Buildings

  • Pentahotel Birmingham

Office buildings

  • Rotunda
  • Woolworth Building

Churches

  • Saint Paul's Church
  • St Philip's Cathedral
  • St. Chad's Cathedral
  • St. John's Church
  • St. Peter's Church

cemeteries

  • Handsworth Cemetery
  • Key Hill Cemetery
  • Warstone Lane Cemetery
  • Witton Cemetery

Castles

  • Bickenhill Castle Hills Farm
  • Castle Bromwich Castle Hill
  • Coleshill
  • Dudley Castle
  • Kingshurst Hall
  • Tamworth Castle
  • Tanworth
  • Walsall Castle
  • Weoley Castle

Community centers

  • The International Convention Centre

Facilities

  • Birmingham Town Hall

Gasholders

  • Gasholders

Country houses

  • Hagley Hall

Hospitals

  • Ardenleigh Hospital
  • Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health Trust
  • Birmingham Children's Hospital
  • Birmingham Nuffield Hospital
  • Bloxwich Hospital
  • BUPA Little Aston Hospital
  • BUPA Parkway Hospital
  • Bushey Fields Hospital
  • Corbett Hospital
  • Edward Street Day Hospital
  • Edward Street Hospital
  • Good Hope Hospital NHS Trust
  • Goscote Hospital
  • Guest Hospital
  • Hertford House
  • Highcroft Hospital
  • Moor Green
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Patient Advice And Liaison Service
  • Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital
  • Robert Peel Hospital
  • Royal Orthopaedic Hospital The
  • Russells Hall Hospital
  • Selly Oak Hospital
  • Solihull Hospital
  • South Birmingham PCT
  • South Birmingham Primary Care Trust
  • Warley Medical Centre The
  • West Midlands Hospital
  • Wolverhampton & Midland Counties Eye Infirmary
  • Wolverhampton City Primary Care Trust
  • Wolverhampton Nuffield Hospital
  • Woodbourne

Libraries

  • Library of Birmingham
  • Selly Oak Colleges Library

Malls

  • Selfridges

Metro depots

  • Wednesbury Metro Depot

Factories

  • BMW factory
  • Jaguar Castle Bromwich Plant
  • Land Rover Factory
  • MG Rover Longbridge Plant (4)

Abandoned factories

  • MG Rover Longbridge Plant (1)
  • MG Rover Longbridge Plant (2)
  • MG Rover Longbridge Plant (3)

Metro stations

  • Bilston Central
  • Black Lake
  • Bradley Lane
  • Dartmouth Street
  • Dudley Street Guns Village
  • Handsworth Booth Street
  • Kenrick Park
  • Lodge Road-West Bromwich Town Hall
  • Loxdale
  • Priestfield
  • Soho Benson Road
  • St Paul's
  • The Crescent
  • The Royal
  • Trinity Way
  • Wednesbury Great Western Street
  • Wednesbury Parkway
  • West Bromwich Central
  • Winson Green Outer Circle

Museums

  • Railway Museum

Golf courses

  • Brandhall Golf Club
  • Copt Heath Golf Club
  • Drayton Park Golf Club Ltd
  • Dudley Golf Club
  • Edgbaston Golf Club
  • Fulford Heath Golf Club
  • Hagley Golf Club
  • Handsworth Golf Course
  • Harborne Golf Club
  • Hatchford Brook Golf Club
  • Hilltop Golf Course
  • Hollywood Golf Club
  • Kings Norton Golf Club
  • Lickey Hill Golf Course
  • Moor Hall Golf Club
  • Robin Hood Golf Club
  • Sandwell Park Golf Club
  • Stourbridge Golf Club
  • The Olton Golf Club
  • Walmley Golf Club

Race tracks

  • Wolverhampton Racecourse

Stations

  • Acocks Green Railway Station
  • Adderley Park Railway Station
  • Aston Railway Station
  • Barnt Green Railway Station
  • Bescot Stadium Railway Station
  • Birmingham International Railway Station
  • Birmingham Moor Street Railway Station
  • Birmingham New Street Railway Station
  • Birmingham Snow Hill Railway Station
  • Blake Street Station
  • Blakedown Railway Station
  • Bloxwich North Railway Station
  • Bloxwich Railway Station
  • Bordesley Railway Station
  • Bournville Railway Station
  • Butlers Lane Railway Station
  • Chester Road Railway Station
  • Coleshill Parkway Railway Station
  • Coseley Railway Station
  • Cradley Heath Railway Station
  • Dorridge Railway Station
  • Duddeston Railway Station
  • Dudley Port Railway Station
  • Earlswood Railway Station
  • Erdington Railway Station
  • Five Ways Railway Station
  • Four Oaks Railway Station
  • Gravelly Hill Railway Station
  • Hagley Railway Station
  • Hall Green Railway Station
  • Hampton-in-Arden Railway Station
  • Hamstead Railway Station
  • Jewellery Quarter Station
  • Kings Norton Railway Station
  • Langley Green Railway Station
  • Lea Hall Railway Station
  • Longbridge Railway Station
  • Lye Railway Station
  • Marston Green Railway Station
  • Northfield Railway Station
  • Old Hill Railway Station
  • Olton Railway Station
  • Penns Station
  • Perry Barr Railway Station
  • Rowley Regis Railway Station
  • Sandwell And Dudley Railway Station
  • Selly Oak Railway Station
  • Shenstone Railway Station
  • Shirley Railway Station
  • Small Heath Railway Station
  • Smethwick Galton Bridge Railway Station
  • Smethwick Rolfe Street Railway Station
  • Solihull Railway Station
  • Spring Road Railway Station
  • Stechford Railway Station
  • Stourbridge Junction Railway Station
  • Stourbridge Town Railway Station
  • Sutton Coldfield Railway Station
  • Tame Bridge Parkway Railway Station
  • The Hawthorns Station
  • The Lakes Railway Station
  • Tipton Railway Station
  • Tyseley Railway Station
  • University Railway Station
  • Walsall Railway Station
  • Water Orton Railway Station
  • Whitlocks End Railway Station
  • Widney Manor Station
  • Witton Railway Station
  • Wolverhampton Railway Station
  • Wylde Green Railway Station
  • Wythall Railway Station
  • Yardley Wood Railway Station

Squares

  • Centenary Square
  • Market Square
  • St. Peter's Square

Stadiums

  • Bescot Stadium
  • Birmingham Alexander Stadium
  • Molineux Stadium
  • National Exhibition Centre
  • St Andrew's
  • The Hawthorns
  • Villa Park

Research bases

  • University of Birmingham

Sewage treatment plants

  • Frankley Water Treatment Works
  • Minworth Sewage Treatment Works

Towers

  • Birmingham BT Tower
  • Langley Mill Mediumwave Transmitter. Mast 1
  • Langley Mill Mediumwave Transmitter. Mast 2
  • Langley Mill Mediumwave Transmitter. Mast 3
  • Langley Mill Mediumwave Transmitter. Mast 4
  • Lichfield transmitting station
  • Sedgley Mediumwave Transmitter
  • Sutton Coldfield Transmitting Station
  • Turners Hill BT Tower

Universities

  • University of Aston in Birmingham

Zoos

  • Dudley Zoo

Forests, heaths

Forests

  • Kings Standing Wood

Notes and sources

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 © Microsoft Corporation. The screenshots were created according to the Verwendungsregeln für Spielinhalte by Microsoft using content from Flight Simulator 2020, but is not supported by or affiliated with Microsoft.

Geonames
Data source
https://www.geonames.org/

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