Shugborough Hall and the Sherbrook Valley, Cannock Chase
Sunday, 12 May 2019
Meeting time: 9:00
Start time: 10:00
(Estimated finish time: 15:30)
Moderate 8.5 miles / 13.7 km
A varied walk including the Trent and Mersey Canal, Essex Bridge (a packhorse bridge built in 1650) the Shugborough estate, the Satnall Hills, Milford Common (for toilets, a sandwich stop or a pub stop) and the Sherbrook Valley, before returning to Seven Springs via the Stepping Stones. Hills at Millford Common and the Sherbrook Valley.
For car share, Sandwell Road car park, West Bromwich.
Grid reference: SP002916
Nearest postcode: B70 8TG
Meeting time: 09:00
Seven Springs car park, Meadow Lane (south of A513, opposite the Little Haywood and Colwich turn off). Instead of heading to Little Haywood and Colwich as the postcode may send you, turn off the A513 in the other direction to the Seven Springs car park. So do not rely on the postcode. You should be able to enter Seven Springs car park on your SatNav. 30 miles from West Bromwich.
Grid reference: SK004205
Nearest postcode: ST18 0UE
Start time: 10:00
This is a circular walk
Surroundings: Moor, heath, River, canal, Woodland
Designation: Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, National Scenic Area, Heritage Coast, Historic park/garden
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