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New River from Highbury & Islington
Introduction to Walk 1096

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

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.


 

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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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