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Thames Path : in the Country : from the source to Hampton Court : National Trail Guide

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Details:

Publication Type
Guidebook
Author
David Sharp, Tony Gowers
ISBN
9781781315750
Date Published
2016
Size
130 mm x 210 mm
Number of Pages
169pp

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Publisher
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Recreational path guides include OS mapping extracts based on 1: 25,000 scale (Explorer) mapping and show the route of the trail itself, though do not extend very far either side. Walkers may want to carry additional maps if deviating from the route to accommodation, etc.


Aurum publish Out On Your Feet: The Hallucinatory World of Hundred-Mile Walking , LDWA member Julie Welch's book about her first attempt to walk the LDWA 100 mile event.


Review:

Publisher's website 2018

The official guide to the riverside path from its Gloucestershire source all the way to the outskirts of London.

With the London Thames now covered by Aurum’s separate new guide, a companion volume can concentrate on the appeal of the full 150 miles of the country Thames, which winds all the way from its Gloucestershire source near Cirencester to Hampton Court on the edge of the London conurbation.

This new edition has a wealth of new information about the many sights and places of interest along the way, from Wittenham Clumps that Paul Nash used to paint to Heston Blumenthal’s Fat Duck restaurant at Bray, as well as full walking tours of historic Oxford and Windsor & Eton. There are sections on Stanley Spencer at Cookham, and Cliveden and the Cliveden Set, as well as on handsome and interesting towns like Henley and Abingdon. There is also a new section on the wildlife and natural history of the Thames, and plenty of extra information on transport links to and from individual sections.


Paths Covered by this Publication:

296 km / 184 miles

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