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Four Pits Walk

Kent

64 km / 40 miles
This circular route goes through some very pleasant East Kent countryside and visits the sites of the former collieries of Betteshanger, Tilmanstone and Snowdown, which all closed in the 1980s, and Chislet, which closed in 1969. The walk can be shortened to an 18-mile 'Three Pits Walk'.


Details:

Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Easy
Industrial History
Start and Finish: TR 334523 - Northbourne, Kent View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2010
Web Sites: LDWA Kent - Four Pits Walk

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Route Description - PDF Four Pits Walk  (LDWA Kent Group ) Download File
Looseleaf Four Pits Walk Route Description  (LDWA Kent Group  - 2011 )
Badge & Certificate Four Pits Walk Badge & Certificate  (LDWA Kent Group )

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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:
OS Landranger 179
OS Landranger Active 179
OS Explorer 138, 150
OS Explorer Active 138, 150

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Path
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Path
Hotels
The Evenhill  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
22 Km
B & B Accommodation
Harriet House B&B  (bookable online)
3 Km
27 Km
B & B Accommodation
Cathedral Gate  (bookable online)
4 Km
27 Km
Hostel Accommodation
4 Km
27 Km
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The Pilgrims Canterbury  (bookable online)
4 Km
27 Km
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The Falstaff Hotel  (bookable online)
4 Km
27 Km
B & B Accommodation
House Of Agnes  (bookable online)
4 Km
27 Km
Hotels
Castle House  (bookable online)
4 Km
27 Km
B & B Accommodation
Canterbury Lodge  (bookable online)
4 Km
27 Km
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The Victoria Hotel  (bookable online)
5 Km
27 Km
B & B Accommodation
Clare Ellen Guest House  (bookable online)
5 Km
27 Km
B & B Accommodation
University of Kent  (bookable online)
4 Km
27 Km
Other
University of Kent  (bookable online)
4 Km
27 Km
Other
2 Km
39 Km
Self-catering
Canterbury Cottages  (bookable online)
2 Km
48 Km
B & B Accommodation
Solley Farm House  (bookable online)
2 Km
60 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bear's Well Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
3 Km
62 Km
Walkers are Welcome
3 Km
62 Km

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Route Profile:

63.1 Km (39.2 miles)
683 m (2,241 ft) ascent
79 m (259 ft)  maximum height

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