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Tixall from St Thomas Priory near Stafford
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Photo from the walk - Tixall from St Thomas Priory near Stafford

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Time - 3 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy

This Staffordshire walk combines field and canalside paths to the east of Stafford. There are some interesting and historic buildings along the way which adds an historical focus to the route. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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