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Colyton Canal Walk

Colyton Canal Walk

Saturday 30 June

1.30pm – 5pm

A journey back in time, in the local landscape between Whitford and Colyton  to hear about the 19th century canal that was planned but never built. Tracing the route in the Axe valley from Whitford to Colyton  with historian Ken Clifford, following an introductory talk with historic maps at Colyton Church Room at 2pm.

This is a linear walk, which will require lift share, to leave cars at both ends of walk. Booking essential to organise leaving some cars at end of linear walk. 

Booking essential


01404 310012, legacytolandscape@gmail.com

Sunday School building, in churchyard opposite entrance side of St Andrew’s Church, Market Place,          Colyton, EX24 6JS

Grid Reference 246 941


One of a series of events from The Legacy to Landscape project .An exciting new project celebrating the local landscape of the Colyton and Shute area. Events aim to reveal the rich heritage of this hidden landscape that has remained virtually unchanged for centuries. This project is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund for more information about the project visit our Legacy to Landscape pages under our Conserve tab.

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In England and Wales, our finest landscapes have been conserved through designation as National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty AONB

The East Devon AONB was designated in 1963 and is one of 46 AONBs across the UK. A National Association for Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty exists to provide general information about AONBs.


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