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image for Guided Walk item typeWalk the Swannington Incline the Midlands First Ra at Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill

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Guided Walk, Sun 29 Jul 2018, free entry


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07474 610112.


The Mill,
LE67 8QN


Walk in the steps of Robert Stephenson on a Swannington Heritage Trust guided tour of the Swannington Incline at the western end of his 1832 Leicester and Swannington Railway -

Duration: 2 hours

Miles: 2

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Dates Times
Sun 29 Jul 2018 10:00 to 12:00
Walk Starts at 10:00 and 12noon From Snibston No 3 Coal Mine, Spring Lane, Swannington, LE67 8QR


Free entry

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  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)



See location of Swannington Heritage Trail and Mill on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 410171  Lat: 52.75015 Long: -1.39371

Take the A50 out of Leicester, at the Markfield roundabout take the A511 towards Coalville and Ashby, turning right at the roundabout in Coalvilles town centre.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport