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Saltaire - the model village
Introduction to Walk 1408

Photo from the walk - Saltaire - the model village

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km

Ascent - 130 feet / 39 metres

Grade - easy

This walk on the outskirts of Bradford explores the model village built at Saltaire by Titus Salt for his workforce.


 

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