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distance 9.64km Vertical gain +73m Vertical drop -73m Durée 3h00 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Greasley - Nottinghamshire

A moderate walk for all weathers on well trodden tracks through varied terrain including woodland, along a reservoir and on open tracks with great views over the outer Nottinghamshire Countryside.

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Giltbrook, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 4.5km Vertical gain +19m Vertical drop -19m Durée 1h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Greasley - Nottinghamshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. In the morning of 10th June the Pentrich rebels approached the stream, the Gilt Brook, marching down the Nottingham Road from Eastwood. This walk takes you to places associated with these events and follows the route of the final part of their march. This is Walk 13 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Eastwood, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 7.99km Vertical gain +63m Vertical drop -57m Durée 2h30 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Eastwood - Nottinghamshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. It takes you to places associated with the rebels’ march on the morning of 10th June 1817. This is Walk 12 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Langley Mill, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 8.33km Vertical gain +63m Vertical drop -66m Durée 2h35 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Aldercar and Langley Mill - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. After walking through the night the rebels reached the crossing of the Erewash River at Langley Bridge. They were to stop for refreshment here at the Junction Navigation Inn, now the Great Northern public house, before continuing their march towards Eastwood. This is Walk 11 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

Walking Newstead Abbey from Linby ( Download : )
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distance 8.78km Vertical gain +41m Vertical drop -41m Durée 2h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Linby - Nottinghamshire

This circular walk in Nottinghamshire starts from the attractive village of Linby, a conservation village, and uses part of the dismantled Great Northern Railway line to get to Newstead Abbey, the ruins of an Augustinian Priory built by Henry II in 1170. The return to Linby is through Abbey Woods and Papplewick village.

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Heanor, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 5.97km Vertical gain +80m Vertical drop -81m Durée 1h55 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Heanor and Loscoe - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. In 1817 Heanor was a small settlement next to Heanor Hall and estate, where most were miners in shallow ‘bell pits’, quarrymen and domestic framework stocking knitters. Men from the area were to join the rebels as they marched from South Wingfield and Pentrich on 10th June 1817. This is Walk 10 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Codnor, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 4.26km Vertical gain +45m Vertical drop -50m Durée 1h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Codnor - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. After visiting the Butterley Works, the rebels continued their march through the night of the 9th June 1817 towards Nottingham. At Codnor they sought refreshment and shelter from the rain in public houses and continued their search for weapons, being joined by those from Ripley, Heage, Swanwick and Alfreton. This is Walk 9 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Ripley, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 4.37km Vertical gain +60m Vertical drop -60m Durée 1h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Ripley (Derbyshire) - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. At the beginning of the nineteenth century, Ripley was a smaller town than Pentrich, but it played an important part in the Pentrich Revolution. There was much support here for reform and many joined the rebels’ march. This is Walk 8 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Sutton in Ashfield, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 4.99km Vertical gain +22m Vertical drop -24m Durée 1h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Nottinghamshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. Sutton in Ashfield was the home of the family of Jeremiah Brandreth, a leader of the Pentrich Revolution. The town continued to be a centre of agitation for reform. This is Walk 14 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Swanwick, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 6.46km Vertical gain +76m Vertical drop -76m Durée 2h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Swanwick - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution where many joined the rising from the Swanwick area, where discontent among miners and framework knitters had already been expressed in Luddite activity and an active Hampden Club. The walk will also pass the interesting industrial heritage of the area. This is Walk 7 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Nottingham, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 2.32km Vertical gain +12m Vertical drop -11m Durée 0h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Nottingham

This urban walk visits sites associated with the planning of the rebellion, activities of government agents, preparations by the authorities to suppress the rising and the aftermath. This is Walk 1 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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distance 13km Vertical gain +99m Vertical drop -90m Durée 4h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Nottingham

Great easy walk from the center of Nottingham to view the green spaces of Wollaton Park and the University of Nottingham then spot Robin Hood on the way back at Nottingham Castle.

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Pentrich, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 7.2km Vertical gain +57m Vertical drop -59m Durée 2h15 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Pentrich - Derbyshire

This circular route starts from The Dog Inn and follows parts of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution story. The largest community in the area in 1817, Pentrich was the centre of planning for the rebellion in Derbyshire. En-route see the commemorative plaques placed by the Pentrich Historical Society. This is Walk 5 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Alfreton, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 3.38km Vertical gain +32m Vertical drop -32m Durée 1h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Alfreton - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. Alfreton, an historic town recorded in the Domesday Book, was an important centre in 1817, as a crossroads for the Turnpike roads between Chesterfield, Derby, Nottingham, and the High Peak, and centre of the most important coal mining area in the county. This is Walk 6 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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The Aftermath, Alfreton, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 7.4km Vertical gain +113m Vertical drop -115m Durée 2h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Pentrich - Derbyshire

The walk will visit places in and around Pentrich and the Amber Valley which remind us of the impact of the June 1817 ‘Pentrich Revolution’ on people's lives one year after the Rising. This is Walk 20 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

Walking Alfreton and Oakerthorpe ( Download : )
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Alfreton and Oakerthorpe
distance 6.81km Vertical gain +88m Vertical drop -85m Durée 2h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Alfreton - Derbyshire

An easy walk in the countryside around Alfreton and Oakerthorpe area going through fields and bluebell woodlands with nice views onto Amber valley.

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Clifton Grove and River Trent from Barton Green - Nottinghamshire
distance 3.47km Vertical gain +42m Vertical drop -38m Durée 1h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Nottingham

A pleasant and easy walk in Nottinghamshire encompassing tree-side tracks, open fields, the River Trent, Clifton Village and a farm.

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South Wingfield, Pentrich, Giltbrook, Pentrich Revolution Group
distance 24.06km Vertical gain +280m Vertical drop -333m Durée 7h40 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in South Wingfield - Derbyshire

This historical walk is part of the Bicentennial walk (2017), Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution Group. It starts in South Wingfield and finishes in Giltbrook. This is Walk 19 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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South Wingfield, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 6.95km Vertical gain +144m Vertical drop -148m Durée 2h25 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in South Wingfield - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. Home of many of the rebels and starting point for their march following previous protests at low wages, Luddite attacks, rick burning, and reform, support for the Hampden Club. This is Walk 2 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

Walking Hardwick Park ( Download : )
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distance 3.1km Vertical gain +12m Vertical drop -12m Durée 0h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Ault Hucknall - Derbyshire

A level lakeside and woodland stroll with an optional climb through open parkland to Hardwick Hall.

Walking Silverhill Country Park ( Download : )
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distance 10.2km Vertical gain +89m Vertical drop -82m Durée 3h10 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Ault Hucknall - Derbyshire

A gradual climb to the one of the highest points in Nottinghamshire, returning via Hardwick Hall.

Walking Kardwick Park longer walk ( Download : )
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distance 3.94km Vertical gain +79m Vertical drop -71m Durée 1h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Ault Hucknall - Derbyshire

A level lakeside and woodland stroll with a climb through open parkland to Hardwick Hall.

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distance 5.73km Vertical gain +75m Vertical drop -69m Durée 1h50 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Ault Hucknall - Derbyshire

A parkland walk to a historic church, with an optional shortcut via Hardwick Hall.

Walking Ault Hucknall ( Download : )
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distance 8.15km Vertical gain +88m Vertical drop -88m Durée 2h35 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Ault Hucknall - Derbyshire

A parkland walk to a historic church, with an optional shortcut via Hardwick Hall.

Walking Stainsby and Astwith ( Download : )
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distance 8.29km Vertical gain +107m Vertical drop -108m Durée 2h40 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Ault Hucknall - Derbyshire

Two pretty hamlets with superb views over the Doe Lea valley to Hardwick Hall.