SwadlincoteMelbourne (South Derbyshire)

Swamel one
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Distance

15km/9mi

Ascent

204 m

Descent

233 m

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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Swadlincote and Melbourne (South Derbyshire).

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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Swadlincote and Melbourne (South Derbyshire).

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Not verified

Route status - Live

Reviews - 1

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Is this route good enough? -  No (1)

Problems reported -  Access (1)

Downloads - 5

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Swadlincote
Grid Ref SK2981419741
Lat / Lon 52.77446° / -1.55949°
Easting / Northing 429,814E / 319,741N
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Melbourne (South Derbyshire)
Grid Ref SK3862125185
Lat / Lon 52.82284° / -1.42831°
Easting / Northing 438,621E / 325,185N
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Swamel One's land is

Arable 40.3%
Green urban 2.7%
Pasture 25.0%
Urban 26.3%
Woods 5.7%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018

Review


Histman

11 Jun 2021

There are too many problems with this present route. It uses a permissive path alongside the Staunton Harold Reservoir then travels along a private lane where walkers are not welcome at all. At Coal Lane the path is blocked at Coppice House Farm (has been since 2013), the County Council is aware. West of Hartshorne a large new housing estate is being built which will affect PROWs for some time. I'll try and work out an alternative route.


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Ascent

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Descent

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