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The Thames Path from Putney to Barnes
Introduction to Walk 1326

Photo from the walk - The Thames Path from Putney to Barnes

County/Area - London

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Ascent - 20 feet / 6 metres

Time - 2 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

This linear London walk follows the River Thames upstream between Putney Bridge and Barnes Bridge. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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