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  • Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum

Guided Walk, Wed 30 May 2018, £3

LEICS & RUTLAND HERITAGE FORUM

Grace Dieu Priory ruins

Grace Dieu Priory ruins

Contact

Swadlincote Tourist Information Centre

Address

Thringstone,
Coalville,
Leicestershire,
LE67 5GJ

Details

Starting at the Bull’s Head, Thringstone LE67 8LT (car park on site) Walk through part of Gracedieu Wood, under the Charnwood Forest Railway, along part of the Forest Line Canal and into the picturesque ruins of Gracedieu Priory, a 13th century nunnery. Learn about some of the area’s long and varied history along the way.

Walk Route: Walk through part of Gracedieu Wood, under the Charnwood Forest Railway, along part of the Forest Line Canal and into the picturesque ruins of Gracedieu Priory.

Access: 0 stiles

Duration: 2 Hours

Miles: 2

Coach parties acceptedFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsPicnic siteAccepts groups

Children welcomeDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 30 May 2018 18:00

Prices

£3 per adult

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  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 442158  Lat: 52.73803 Long: -1.34678

Exit M1 at junction 23 follow A512, Loughborough to Ashby Road. Parking is available at the Bulls Head, Thringstone 300 yards away.


Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 9.7 km from Loughborough station