Historic Long Melford circular

Introduction to Walk 1445

Photo from the walk - Historic Long Melford circular

County/Area - Suffolk & Essex

Author - Rob Simpson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 150 feet / 45 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Suffolk walk explores the countryside around the historic village of Long Melford. In addition the route includes a walk through the historic village centre.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series. Note If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet 196 BUY MAP

Landranger Map graphic - OS Landranger - Sheet 155 BUY MAP

Walks from the same start

Walk 1446
Sudbury from Long Melford circular
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

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1.6 miles / 2.6 km away
Lavenham from Long Melford
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Buxhall to Drinkstone Green
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2242
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Cavenham Heath and Lark Valley from Mildenhall
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.8 miles / 12.7 km
Walk 2924
21.7 miles / 34.8 km away
Tollesbury Wick Marshes from Tollesbury
Grade - easy
Length - 7.2 miles / 11.7 km
Walk 2017
22.1 miles / 35.3 km away
Pin Mill to Shotley Gate
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1639
22.1 miles / 35.3 km away
Erwarton, Church End & River Orwell from Pin Mill
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 1938
22.9 miles / 36.6 km away
The Devil's Dyke from Reach
Grade - easy
Length - 5.8 miles / 9.4 km
Walk 1648
25.1 miles / 40.1 km away
Church End & Erwarton from Shotley Gate
Grade - easy
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 3239
27.0 miles / 43.2 km away
Bishop's Stortford to Roydon (Stort Navigation)
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
Walk 2306
28.3 miles / 45.3 km away
Furneux Pelham Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

General Information

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Cambridge
27.7 miles / 44.2 km away

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