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Tardebigge Flight of Locks, Bromsgrove
Introduction to Walk 3472

Photo from the walk - Tardebigge Flight of Locks, Bromsgrove

County/Area - Worcestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.3 miles / 8.6 km

Ascent - 340 feet / 103 metres

Time - 3 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

The highlight of this Worcestershire walk, on the eastern outskirts of Bromsgrove, is the Tardebigge Locks on the Worcester and Birmingham Canal. The flight of 30 locks raises the level of the canal over 220 feet and represents a masterpiece of civil engineering from the early nineteenth century. The route also crosses pleasant countryide on the outward leg of the walk. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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