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Barton and Barrow-on-Humber
Introduction to Walk 1414

Photo from the walk - Barton and Barrow-on-Humber

County/Area - Lincolnshire

Author - Hugh Marrows

Length - 8.3 miles / 13.4 km

Ascent - 20 feet / 6 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Lincolnshire walk starts from the new nature reserve at Waters Edge in Barton-upon-Humber. The walk visits Barrow-upon-Humber, the home of famous C18th clockmaker John Harrison and returns along the Humber bank. There are cafés at the Waters Edge and the nearby Ropewalk and two inns (off route) in Barrow. The Waters Edge visitor centre will provide a reserve map illustrating the various colour-coded routes within the reserve. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


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Ordnance Survey Explorer 281Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 112Sheet Map1:50kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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