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New River from Highbury & Islington
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Photo from the walk - New River from Highbury & Islington

County/Area - London

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km

Ascent - 50 feet / 15 metres

Time - 0 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy

A short walk from Highbury and Islington station that explores a quiet backwater of London. The waterside part of the route is in complete contrast from the busy streets around.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 173Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 176Sheet Map1:50kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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