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St Edmund Way

Essex, Suffolk

A route across Suffolk, using the Stour Valley Path (East Anglia) to Sudbury and Long Melford and then going via Lavenham and Little Welnetham to Bury St Edmunds, burial place of the martyr King Edmund slain by the Danes in 869, along the waymarked Lark Valley Path (13 miles and included on OS mapping) to the Icknield Way Path at West Stow before striking over the Brecks to Thetford and the Hereward Way.

Publication appears out of print. Tracklogs Route file available and marked on OS maps. Not a promoted route. Standard waymarking only


Details:

Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes: Easy
River
Start: TM094322 - Manningtree, Essex View on StreetMap
Finish: TL784866 - Brandon, Suffolk View on StreetMap
Web Sites: St Edmunds Way blog posts - Griffmonster Annierak - St Edmund Way

Maps:

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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.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 144, 155, 168, 169
OS Landranger Active 144, 155, 168, 169
OS Explorer 184, 195, 196, 211, 229
OS Explorer Active 184, 195, 196, 211, 229
Other Paper Maps:
ZigZag 16 Stripmap
St Edmund Way 1: Manningtree to Sudbury (Yellow Publications - April 2016)
ZigZag 16 Stripmap
St Edmund Way 2: Sudbury to Bury St Edmunds (Yellow Publications - April 2016)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From
Path
Along
Path
Self-catering
Robins at Marsh Barn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
Stour View  (bookable online)
2 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
The Coach House  (bookable online)
2 Km
5 Km
Hotels
The Marlborough Head Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
5 Km
Self-catering
Island Lodge  (bookable online)
4 Km
6 Km
Self-catering
Pump House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
15 Km
Hotels
1 Km
18 Km
Self-catering
Clayden's  (bookable online)
3 Km
46 Km
B & B Accommodation
School Barn Farm  (bookable online)
4 Km
46 Km
Group Accommodation
4 Km
57 Km
Group Accommodation
4 Km
57 Km
Self-catering
Clematis Cottage  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
57 Km
Self-catering
The Cartlodge  (bookable online)
1 Km
64 Km
Self-catering
Maltings Farm Cottage  (bookable online)
1 Km
64 Km
Self-catering
Box Bush Holiday Cottage  (bookable online)
5 Km
69 Km
Self-catering
The Old Dairy  (bookable online)
1 Km
73 Km
Hotels
The Ickworth Hotel  (bookable online)
4 Km
79 Km
Hotels
Ramada Bury St Edmunds  (bookable online)
1 Km
82 Km
Hotels
The Angel Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
82 Km
Caravan Park
West Stow Pods  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
93 Km
Hotels
The Thomas Paine  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
113 Km

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Route Profile:

127.4 Km (79.2 miles)
1,170 m (3,839 ft) ascent
96 m (315 ft)  maximum height

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