Boowal one
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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Bootle and Walton.

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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Bootle and Walton.

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Grid Ref SJ3408195656
Lat / Lon 53.45353° / -2.99413°
Easting / Northing 334,081E / 395,656N
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Grid Ref SJ3582694826
Lat / Lon 53.44629° / -2.96769°
Easting / Northing 335,826E / 394,826N
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Boowal One's land is

Green urban 16.9%
Urban 83.1%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018


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15 Mar 2022 Winter

Walked in reverse, from Walton to Bootle. A mostly urban walk, often through residential areas. The route is sound, apart from some errors that I'll rectify on BOOWAL Two. For instance, there is no access to Washington Parade from the canal, and the sometimes less than accurate map shows road crossings where there are none.

Mostly a foot and cycle route; whilst there are many ramps, crossings and no obstacles of note, there are some high kerbs.

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