The Milestone Society

Meet Some Milestones on the Kirklees-Calderdale border

Walk Length: approximately 3.5 miles.

Grade: easy, on narrow woodland tracks and roads. Not suitable for wheelchairs/pushchairs.

Start: The ASDA roundabout on the A641, Bradford Road, Huddersfield.

Grid Reference: SE 148 192 Postcode: HD2 2LQ

Public transport: Bus 363 from Huddersfield Bus Station or Bradford Interchange. Roadside parking in Long Hill Road.

Description

The route crosses Lower Fell Greave Woods and then follows the Old Lane, a packhorse track, uphill to meet Shepherds Thorn Lane across the Dewsbury to Elland turnpike, and descends into Calderdale. We turn back up the Huddersfield-Low Moor- Bradford turnpike, passing some milestones, to the starting point.

 

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