The Northern Line Down to the Bank

Sat 29th Jun 2024


Walk Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Region / Area
Southern England / Essex and Herts
Local Group
Essex & Herts
Distance
17.5ml.
Start Time
9am
Route
High Barnet Underground Station, Barnet Hill, Barnet, Herts. EN5 5RP Free parking on Saturday near station on Bedford Drive, Milton Avenue, Vale Drive and other roads off Barnet Hill

The Northern Line Down to the Bank
From Barnet high, through park to wood,
And on, by Finchley, where Spike sits, and stood.
Perhaps a coffee, at Inky’s ground?
Before, arts and crafts appear, and abound.

An artist, a Bond villain, a poet, and a preacher,
In Hampstead’s lanes and passages do feature.
Then down to lunch, with much to choose,
Towpath at Camden! will try not to lose.

Regents Canal, Copenhagen Street,
and Shepherdess walk, could be hard on the feet!
Now down from the rim, among towers high,
In a field of dissenters, Defoe, Bunyan, and Blake, do lie.

From a squalor’s market to a double Banksy,
But all this maybe a flight of fancy.
So, as to being perfectly frank!
We may not have strictly followed the Northern Line down to the Bank

General Notes
Meet at High Barnet Station at 9am. w3w//flat.asleep.glass Or Liverpool Street Station at 8 .00am outside Camden food co, (bench) which is opposite platform 11 and 12 ticket barriers, for the 5 minute walk to Moorgate Station and taking the Northern Line (38 minutes) to High Barnet. Finish at Bank Underground Station for Northern line back to High Barnet or 0.6 mile walk to Liverpool Street Station. 12.5 mile option finishing at Camden Town Station for Northern Line train. No dogs
Contact
Peter Tremain Tel: 07427 857003
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