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Black band on named white disc with castle/well motifWat's Dyke Way Heritage Trail

98 km / 61 miles

Flintshire, Powys, Shropshire
Wat's Dyke is a 40-mile earthwork running throughthe northern Welsh Marches in pastoral countryside via Maesbury in Shropshire passing to the east of Oswestry to Basingwerk Abbey on the River Dee estuary. It runs generally parallel to Offa's Dyke, sometimes within a few yards but never more than three miles away. The route also includes Overton, Wrexham, Caergwrie, New Brighton and Rhosesmar.


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
Waymark: Black band on named white disc with castle/well motif
Waymark
Black band on named white disc with castle/well motif
Attributes
Paths marked on OS mapping; Heritage
Start
SJ266209 - Basingwerk Abbey, Holywell, Flintshire
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Finish
SJ194774 - Llanymynech, Shropshire
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Open Date
2008

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Paperback
Wat's Dyke Way Heritage Trail (Walking Pages - 2008)

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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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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From Path
Along Path
Self-catering
Beudy Bryn Celyn  (bookable online)
2 Km
< 1 Km
Hotels
The Golden Lion Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
< 1 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
14 Km
Hotels
The Lemon Tree  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
53 Km
Self-catering
Penbedw Yurt  (bookable online)
5 Km
84 Km
Other
Oakenholt Farm  (bookable online)
3 Km
89 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
96 Km

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Route Profile:

99.3 Km (61.7 miles)
1,370 m (4,495 ft) ascent
270 m (886 ft)  maximum height