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Abbotsbury from Portesham
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Photo from the walk - Abbotsbury from Portesham

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.2 miles / 8.5 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy

A Dorset walk that visits the attractive village of Abbotsbury with its many historic connections. The route uses an inland section of the South West Coast Path and a disused railway track. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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