An evening walk led by Isobel Geddes.
A short evening walk investigating Seend’s iron industry (1860 – 1939). This circular walk is just 2.5 miles but will look at what evidence remains: a tramway from the main ironstone quarry to the blast-furnace complex to examining local building stones in and around Seend church.
Details of the day:
Date: Thursday 11 August
Start Time: 6.30 pm. Walk is expected to last a couple of hours.
Park and meet: in the small parking area by the canal bridge, opposite the Barge Inn, Seend (SN12 6QB). Grid ref. ST 932 614.
Cost: £6 (£5 WANHS members)
Booking: essential ‘book online’ below.
Maximum Number: 14 (excluding walk leader)
Terms and Conditions
Stout footwear, protective clothing to suit the prevailing weather conditions and reasonable mobility will be required. Please ensure that you bring water and snacks; this is particularly important in hot weather.
The event may be postponed if adverse weather is forecast.
Unless sold out, bookings will close at 9 am on the day of the outing.
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