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Grafton Way

Milton Keynes, Northamptonshire

21 km / 13 miles
This route follows the Grand Union Canal towpath and then takes to undulating farmland and villages. Itís named after the Dukes of Grafton who were large landowners in the southern part of the county during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Greens Norton is the southern terminus of the waymarked Knightley Way (12 miles and included on OS mapping).


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: White circle, black arrow with path name
Attributes: Easy
Start: SP667498 - Butchers Arms, Greens Norton, Milton Keynes View on StreetMap
Finish: SP808413 - Old Wolverton, Northamptonshire View on StreetMap
Open Date: 1972

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Grafton Way  (South Northamptonshire Council  - 2013 ) Download


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 152
OS Landranger Active 152
OS Explorer 192, 207
OS Explorer Active 192, 207

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Grafton Way GPX Exchange Format Route File
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Route Profile:

21.4 km (13.3 miles)
172 m (564 ft) ascent
134 m (440 ft)  maximum height

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