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Grafton Way

21 km / 13 miles

Milton Keynes, Northamptonshire
This route follows the Grand Union Canal towpath and then takes to undulating farmland and villages. Itís named after the Dukes of Grafton who were large landowners in the southern part of the county during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Greens Norton is the southern terminus of the waymarked Knightley Way (12 miles and included on OS mapping).


Details:

Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark
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Attributes
Canal
Start
SP667498 - Butchers Arms, Greens Norton, Milton Keynes
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Finish
SP808413 - Old Wolverton, Northamptonshire
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Open Date
1972

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF
Grafton Way (South Northamptonshire Council - 2013)
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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GPX Route File
Grafton Way GPX Exchange Format Route File
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MemoryMap Route File
Grafton Way Memory Map Route File
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Tracklogs Route File
Grafton Way Tracklogs Route file
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Route Profile:

21.4 Km (13.3 miles)
172 m (564 ft) ascent
134 m (440 ft)  maximum height