Walk ws131 Halnaker Hill and Stane Street from Eartham

Ancient woodland and a disused windmill


Route outline for walk ws131:

Eartham Woods  -  The Monarch's Way  -  Selhurst Park Farm  -  Red Copse  -  Chisledown  -  Eastdean Hill  -  Pillygreen Lodges  -  Halnaker Gallop  -  Open Winkins  -  Ladys Winkins  -  Little Copse  -  Little Halnaker  -  Halnaker  -  Boxgrove Priory  -  Boxgrove Commoon  -  Warehead Farm  -  Halnaker Hill  -  Stane Street (Roman Road)  -  Bushy Copse  -  Eartham Woods.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

Stane Street was a 90km (56 miles) Roman road connecting Chichester to London. (There was another Stane Street in Roman Britain that connected St Albans to Colchester.)

There has been a mill on Halnaker Hill since 1540. The existing structure dates from around 1750 and was restored in 1934 though it has no internal workings.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 121
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 197
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk ws131 Halnaker Hill and Stane Street from Eartham

In no particular order . . .

Eartham Woods

Eartham Woods

Photo: Chris Kelsall (5)

Halnaker Church

Halnaker Church

Photo: Chris Kelsall (7)

Eartham Woods

Eartham Woods

Photo: Chris Kelsall (4)

Stane Street (Roman Road) north east of Halnaker

Stane Street (Roman Road) north east of Halnaker

Photo: Chris Kelsall (9)

Boxgrove Priory

Boxgrove Priory

Photo: Chris Kelsall (8)

Flint Wall detail near Little Halnaker

Flint Wall detail near Little Halnaker

Photo: Chris Kelsall (6)

Eartham Woods

Eartham Woods

Photo: Chris Kelsall (2)

The Monarch's Way waymarker in Eartham Woods

The Monarch's Way waymarker in Eartham Woods

Photo: Chris Kelsall (1)

Eartham Woods

Eartham Woods

Photo: Chris Kelsall (3)

The Windmill on the top of Halnaker Hill

The Windmill on the top of Halnaker Hill

Photo: Chris Kelsall (10)


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