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Melbourne Walking Route

Type:Walking Route

Melbourne Walking Route
Derbyshire
DE73 8DS

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An easy 6 mile walk with far reaching views to the tranquil riverside village of Swarkestone - through a landscape carved through by river, canal and railway. See the pdf for route details.

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On the B587 South of Derby

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Swarkestone Bridge and CausewaySwarkestone, SwadlincoteSwarkestone is marked by the river bridge built in 1797, which leads on to a largely medieval stone causeway. The bridge and causeway are 3/4 mile long and was the point at which Bonnie Prince Charlie turned back northwards in 1745.

Melbourne Hall CourtyardMelbourne, DerbyMelbourne is a small and attractive Georgian market town in a delightful part of South Derbyshire. It is about 8 miles south of Derby and 2 miles from the River Trent. It contains a good range of shops, pubs and restaurants.