Walk s226 Blore, Ilam, The River Manifold and The River Dove from Mappleton (aka Mapleton)

An easy walk with fine views


Route outline for walk s226:

Mappleton (aka Mapleton)  -  Okeover Bridge  -  Okeover Hall  -  Okeover Park  -  Cowclose Wood  -  Martin Hill Farm  -  Woodhouses Farm  -  Blore  -  Blore Pastures  -  Ilam  -  River Manifold  -  The Manifold Trail  -  Fishpond Wood  -  River Dove  -  Coldwall Bridge  -  Big Peg's Wood  -  Little Peg's Wood  -  Littlepark Farm  -  Okeover Bridge  -  Mappleton (aka Mapleton).



This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL24 & 259
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 119
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk s226 Blore, Ilam, The River Manifold and The River Dove from Mappleton (aka Mapleton)

In no particular order . . .

Blore Church

Blore Church

Photo: Mark Frost (5)

The Bassett Monument inside St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

The Bassett Monument inside St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

Photo: Devina Lee (10)

The Bassett Monument inside St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

The Bassett Monument inside St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

Photo: Devina Lee (6)

The Bassett Monument inside St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

The Bassett Monument inside St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

Photo: Devina Lee (7)

Coldwall Bridge, near Thorpe, Dove Dale

Coldwall Bridge, near Thorpe, Dove Dale

Photo: Angela Hornby (1)

The Apse, St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

The Apse, St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

Photo: Devina Lee (14)

The Plaque beneath the Bassett Monument inside St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

The Plaque beneath the Bassett Monument inside St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

Photo: Devina Lee (9)

Ilam Bridge, Ilam, Dove Dale

Ilam Bridge, Ilam, Dove Dale

Photo: Angela Hornby (4)

St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

St. Bartholomew's Church, Blore

Photo: Devina Lee (4)

The River Manifold

The River Manifold

Photo: Terry Howard (27)


. . . load all 18 walk photos from Walk s226 Blore, Ilam, The River Manifold and The River Dove from Mappleton (aka Mapleton)


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