Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor

Lovely Staffordshire Dales walk


Route outline for walk s233:

Longnor  -  River Manifold  -  The Manifold Trail  -  Over Boothlow Farm  -  Lower Boothlow Farm  -  Hill End Farm  -  Sheen Hill  -  Slate House Farm  -  Sheen  -  Brund  -  River Manifold  -  Brund Mill  -  New Road Farm  -  Field House Farm  -  Reaps Moor  -  Black Brook  -  Smedley Sytch  -  Boosley Grange  -  Fawfield Head  -  Bank House  -  Shining Ford  -  The Manifold Trail  -  Hardings Booth  -  Fawside Farm  -  Gauledge Farm,Longnor.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

For much of the year the River Manifold appears dry. In fact it runs underground from Wettonmill to Ilam taking 22 hours to cover the 4 miles.


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Sheen Hill at 380m (1247ft). Sheen Hill is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Sheen Hill is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point. Sheen Hill is on private farmland. However, the kind owners seem not to mind visitors to the summit Trig Point providing they stay away from the farmhouse.

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Manifold Trail, a 37km (23 miles) linear footpath connecting Manifold Head, near Flash in Staffordshire, with Dovedale Car Park, near Ilam in Derbyshire, England. The Manifold Trail is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Manifold Trail.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL24
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor

In no particular order . . .

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Brund Mill

Brund Mill

Photo: Terry Howard (40)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Chapel Street, Longnor Village

Chapel Street, Longnor Village

Photo: James Gray (18)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - The River Manifold at Brund Mill

The River Manifold at Brund Mill

Photo: Terry Howard (39)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Chapel Street in Longnor Village

Chapel Street in Longnor Village

Photo: James Gray (17)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Sheen Hill summit Trig Point

Sheen Hill summit Trig Point

Photo: Bob Green (8)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - The Crewe and Harpur Arms, Longnor

The Crewe and Harpur Arms, Longnor

Photo: James Gray (20)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - The Staffordshire hamlet of Brund

The Staffordshire hamlet of Brund

Photo: Terry Howard (38)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Longnor Church

Longnor Church

Photo: Maggie Kay (1)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - The narrow Chapel Street in Longnor Village

The narrow Chapel Street in Longnor Village

Photo: James Gray (16)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Brund Mill

Brund Mill

Photo: James Gray (39)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Young Calves in the fields near Longnor

Young Calves in the fields near Longnor

Photo: James Gray (23)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - The view from Sheen Hill

The view from Sheen Hill

Photo: Bob Green (7)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - The River Manifold

The River Manifold

Photo: Terry Howard (27)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Dilapidated shed near Brund Mill

Dilapidated shed near Brund Mill

Photo: James Gray (38)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Longnor Village Church

Longnor Village Church

Photo: James Gray (15)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Sheen Hill

Sheen Hill

Photo: Bob Green (6)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Longnor Village Hall, Longnor

Longnor Village Hall, Longnor

Photo: James Gray (21)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Longnor Village Church

Longnor Village Church

Photo: James Gray (14)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Inn, Longnor

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Inn, Longnor

Photo: James Gray (19)

Walk s233 Sheen, Brund, Reaps Moor and Fawfield Head from Longnor - The Horseshoe Inn, Longnor

The Horseshoe Inn, Longnor

Photo: James Gray (22)


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