Walk do105 Black Down (Hardy Monument) via Corton Down from Winterbourne St Martin, Martinstown
Fine ridge walk with expanding views
Route outline for walk do105:
Martinstown (or Winterborne St Martin) - Four Barrows Farm - Great Hill - South Dorset Ridgeway - Corton Down - Bronkham Hill - Jubilee Trail - Blackdown - Smitten Corner - Black Down (Hardy Monument) - East Rew Farm - Rew Manor - Martinstown (or Winterboune St Martin).
Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:
The Thomas Hardy referred to in the Black Down (Hardy Monument) is not the famous local writer but the Captain of Nelson's Flagship at Trafalger, HMS Victory. It is owned by the National trust & there are steps to the top.
This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:
|OS Explorer Map OL15|
|1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)
|OS Landranger Map 194|
|1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)
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