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Sutton Cheney & Market Bosworth
Introduction to Walk 3486

Photo from the walk - Sutton Cheney & Market Bosworth

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.4 miles / 12 km

Ascent - 420 feet / 127 metres

Time - 4 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This interesting Leicestershire walk explores the area to the south of Market Bosworth which includes Bosworth Park, the village of Sutton Chaney and the battlefield of Bosworth Field where Richard II lost his crown to Henry Tudor in 1485. The route is well-signed and provides relaxing walking. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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


 

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