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The Tyndale Monument from Wotton-under-Edge
Introduction to Walk 1258

Photo from the walk - The Tyndale Monument from Wotton-under-Edge

Region - Cotswolds

County/Area - Gloucestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Ascent - 750 feet / 227 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Cotswold walk starts from the Gloucestershire village of Wotton-under-Edge and uses the Cotswold Way to reach the Tyndale Monument. From here excellent views to the River Severn may be enjoyed. The return route uses lanes and byways through rolling countryside typical of the area. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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

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Walking in the Cotswolds

Walking in the CotswoldsGuidebook describing 30 circular walks in the Cotswolds AONB of southern England. The graded routes are 4-12 miles long, visiting hill forts, long barrows and stone circles, picturesque villages and parts of the Cotswold Way National Trail as circular walks. Includes information about history, geology and wildlife encountered along the routes.
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