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This category is for marking the trailheads and access points of old rail beds that have been converted to recreational trails.
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Image for Spen Valley Greenway - Heckmondwikeview gallery

SESE11.6 km

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Rails to TrailsSpen Valley Greenway - Heckmondwike

in Rails to Trails

This access point to the Spen Valley Greenway used to be a railway yard next to Heckmondwike Central Station, and these days gives easy access to the route together with parking if desired.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/25/2014

last visited: never

Image for Peak Forest Tramway Trail - Buxworth, UKview gallery

SS52.9 km

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Rails to TrailsPeak Forest Tramway Trail - Buxworth, UK

in Rails to Trails

The Peak Forest Tramway opened in 1796 to carry limestone and gritstone from nearby quarries to the canal basin at the end of the Peak Forest Canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/20/2014

last visited: never

Image for Hincaster Trailway, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW82.6 km

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Rails to TrailsHincaster Trailway, Cumbria

in Rails to Trails

This old branch line connected the Furness Line to the LNER main line. Recently the track bed has been landscaped and re-surfaced for all to use as the Hincaster Trailway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/19/2012

last visited: never

Image for Eden Viaducts walk, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW83.5 km

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Rails to TrailsEden Viaducts walk, Cumbria

in Rails to Trails

The Northern Viaduct Trust have taken this short section of old railway in to their care, creating access for all, near Kirkby Stephen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/30/2012

last visited: never

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WW97.8 km

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Rails to TrailsThe Westfield Trail

in Rails to Trails

The Westfield trail is the former branch line from Barrow in Furness to Rampside.Cumbria The co-ords are for the start of the trail at the S.end.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fellsmanhiker

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 2/9/2008

last visited: 2/4/2008

Image for Killingworth Waggonway - Tyneside, UKview gallery

NN138.1 km

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Rails to TrailsKillingworth Waggonway - Tyneside, UK

in Rails to Trails

The Waggonways are a series of trails that have been built along the lines of the historic railway lines used by the coal mines to transport coal from the mines to the ports, in this instance from Killingworth Colliery to the River Tyne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Superted

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 10/19/2008

last visited: 11/6/2013

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