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Abbots Bromley Circular

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 520 feet / 158 metres

Grade - easy

Start - OS grid reference SK080245
Lat 52.81798 // Long -1.882737
Postcode WS15 3BP (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

This short walk explores typical Staffordshire countryside immediately north of the village of Abbots Bromley, which has an ample number of pubs for refreshment at the end of the walk. The walk follows a section of the Staffordshire Way and skirts the edge of Bagot's Park. The village of Abbots Bromley is famous for its Horn Dance. Originating in August 1226, the dance is one of few rural customs to survive so many years and takes place annually on Wakes Monday attracting visitors from all over the world.

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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