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Bust of John LelandLeland Trail

51 km / 32 miles

A route through the rolling hills of Somerset from near Stourhead to near Stoke-sub-Hamdon following the route traversed by John Leland during his 16th century survey of Britain. It connects with the Liberty Trail at Ham Hill.


Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Bust of John Leland
Bust of John Leland
Easy; Heritage
ST745352 - Alfred's Tower, Somerset
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ST478172 - Ham Hill, Somerset
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Walkers' Britain (AA Publishing - 2011)
External PDF
Leland Trail (South Somerset District Council)


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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.
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Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers
Walking, Hiking and Cycling Holidays (Let's Go Walking! Ltd)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path
Along Path
Little Norton Mill  (bookable online)
1 Km
50 Km

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GPX Route File
MemoryMap Route File
Tracklogs Route File

Route Profile:

51.3 Km (31.9 miles)
702 m (2,303 ft) ascent
264 m (866 ft)  maximum height

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