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Aston Junction & Millennium Point, Birmingham
Introduction to Walk 2204

Photo from the walk - Aston Junction & Millennium Point, Birmingham

County/Area - West Midlands

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km

Ascent - nominal or unknown

Time - 1 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy

This walk explores the Industrial and canal heritage in Britain's second city, Birmingham. In addition the route includes some of the modern additions to Birmingham's history including the Bull Ring Shopping Centre. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
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Circular from Packwood House, near Dorridge
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 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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