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South Telford Heritage Trail

19 km / 12 miles

Telford & Wrekin
The South Telford Heritage Trail is a circular walking route that takes you on a journey around known, and lesser known, heritage sites within the Parishes of Stirchley & Brookside, Madeley, Dawley Hamlets and the Gorge.
The route follows the remains of a network of canals, tramways, railways, coal mines, brickworks, potteries and ironworks that once flourished in the area.


Path Type
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Average Gradients; World Heritage Site; Heritage
Start and Finish
SJ698081 - Telford Town Park, Telford & Wrekin
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF
South Telford Heritage Trail (Stirchley & Brookside Parish Council - 2008)
South Telford Heritage Trail (Stirchley & Brookside Parish Council - 2008)


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

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< 1 Km
11 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Stanage  (bookable online)
3 Km
18 Km

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Route Profile:

19.2 Km (11.9 miles)
346 m (1,135 ft) ascent
159 m (522 ft)  maximum height