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Broughton Astley, Leire, Claybrooke Magna & Sharnford
Introduction to Walk 1441

Photo from the walk - Broughton Astley, Leire, Claybrooke Magna & Sharnford

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Time - 5 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A Leicestershire walk that explores the villages and countryside to the south of Leicester.

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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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