The Wool Trade Marathon

Sat 16th Jun 2018

Event Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Region / Area
Central England / Norfolk & Suffolk
Local Group
Norfolk & Suffolk
Distance
27 or 18ml.
Start Time
07.45
Route
Ashes Farm, at end of Oak Farm Lane, Mendlesham, signed no through Road, (TM110641) The walk will start from Suffolks finest historic wool town at Lavenham 9am, the route will then be taking us through the fine wool trade villages of Monks Eleigh, Chelsworth, and Bildeston ,morning break in Bildeston. The afternoon route will include Barking Common, Priestley Ancient Wood and Barking Church Causeway before the 18 mile route finishes back in Needham Market. The 27 mile walkers will be able to top up with refreshments in Needham Market, before heading past Hawks Mill then a short length of River path, on to Creeting St Mary, The Lords Way and back by the Mid Suffolk path
General Notes
NB - booking essential via Simon because space needs to be reserved on the coach. 27 mile route 07.45 Bus pickup. Ashes Farm, at end of Oak Farm Lane, Mendlesham, signed no through Road, (TM110641). 18 mile route 08.10 Bus pickup in the High Street at the bus stop opposite the Swan Pub. ( The Swan is opposite to the entrance of Needham Market Station.) Free parking at Needham Market Station, Station Yard, Needham Market, (TM 091548)
Contact
Simon Telephone number in Strider
Start and Finish
TM110641
View on StreetMap

Maps:

You can use the interactive controls to zoom in and out and to move around the map, or click on a marker for more info. (interactive map help)

Show Hotels

Show Self-catering

Show B & B Accommodation

 
Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.

Accommodation within 20 Km of this Event:

Hotels
The White Horse Inn  (bookable online)
6 Km
Self-catering
The Lodge  (bookable online)
9 Km
Self-catering
Pippin Cottage  (bookable online)
10 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bridge House  (bookable online)
12 Km
Self-catering
The Potash  (bookable online)
13 Km
Self-catering
Windmill Lodges  (bookable online)
14 Km
Self-catering
Damerons Farm Holidays  (bookable online)
14 Km
Self-catering
The Old Stable  (bookable online)
15 Km
B & B Accommodation
Cobwebs  (bookable online)
15 Km
Self-catering
Cottage Farm Annexe  (bookable online)
15 Km
Hotels
The Chequers Inn  (bookable online)
16 Km
Self-catering
Partridge Lodge  (bookable online)
19 Km
Self-catering
Laxfield Lodges  (bookable online)
19 Km
Self-catering
3 Primrose Cottage  (bookable online)
19 Km

Click to show 11 more Accommodations