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Linby and Newstead Abbey circular
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Photo from the walk - Linby and Newstead Abbey circular

County/Area - Nottinghamshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.9 miles / 9.6 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

A Nottinghamshire walk from the attractive village of Linby exploring the extensive grounds and parkland of Newstead Abbey, the ancestral home of Lord Byron. The route uses a section of the Robin Hood Way.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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Gunthorpe & Caythorpe from Hoveringham
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Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 2540
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The Robin Hood Way Long Distance Circular
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Length - 27.0 miles / 43.9 km
Walk 2429
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Edwinstowe, Sherwood Forest & Major Oak circular
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Length - 5.9 miles / 9.6 km
Walk 2619
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Walk 2801
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Walk 3586
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Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 km
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.8 miles / 11 km

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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