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image for Walking Route item typeThomas Cook Trail at The Thomas Cook Walking Trail

Walking Route

Contact

Maria Scriven

0116 225 4000

Address

Leicester,
LE1 6AG

Details

Thomas Cook was born in Melbourne, Derbyshire on 22nd November 1808. From 1841 until his death in 1892, Cook lived in Leicester, where he contributed much to the city through his work with the Leicester Temperance Society.

Walk Route: Around Leicester city

Access: 1

Duration: 2 hours

Time/Effort 1 out of 5
Navigation 1 out of 5
Technicality 1 out of 5
Toilets Public toilets are available in the market.
Refreshments Throughout the city

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 588043  Lat: 52.63328 Long: -1.13261

Located on Gallowtree Gate in the town centre close to the Clock Tower.