Pennine Journey, A

'On 24th September 1938 Alfred Wainwright, then a clerk in the Treasurer’s Department at Blackburn Town Hall, left Settle railway station on an expedition that he had been planning for some time. That expedition had as its primary objective Hadrian’s Wall – something that had fascinated him for years – and to get there he had chosen to walk on the eastern flanks of the Pennines and to return to Settle on the western flanks ...'

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Distance (miles)
247
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Settle, , Craven
Overview

'From Settle to Hadrian's Wall in Wainwright's footsteps.'

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