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Pocklington Canal, Melbourne & East Cottingwith
Introduction to Walk 1760

Photo from the walk - Pocklington Canal, Melbourne & East Cottingwith

County/Area - East Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 150 feet / 45 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A linear East Yorkshire walk from Melbourne exploring the Pocklington Canal which is navigable from Melbourne to the River Derwent near East Cottingwith. There are working locks and swing bridges en route which adds the interest, particularly to those who like canals.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

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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