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Newstead Abbey from Linby
Introduction to Walk 1513

Photo from the walk - Newstead Abbey from Linby

County/Area - Nottinghamshire

Author - Wendy Vivian

Length - 5.8 miles / 9.3 km

Ascent - 250 feet / 76 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy

This circular walk in Nottinghamshire starts from the attractive village of Linbyand uses part of the dismantled Great Northern Railway line to get to Newstead Abbey, the ruins of an Augustinian Priory built by Henry II in 1170. The return to Linby is through Abbey Woods and Papplewick village. 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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