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Bust of John LelandLeland Trail


51 km / 32 miles
A route through the rolling hills of Somerset from near Stourhead to near Stoke-sub-Hamdon following the route traversed by John Leland during his 16th century survey of Britain. It connects with the Liberty Trail at Ham Hill.


Waymark: Bust of John Leland
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Bust of John Leland
Attributes: Easy
Start: ST748353 - Alfred's Tower, Somerset View on StreetMap
Finish: ST477173 - Ham Hill, Somerset View on StreetMap
Open Date: 1989
Web Sites: Walking Pages - Leland Trail

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Walkers' Britain  (AA Publishing  - 2011 )
External download Leland Trail  (South Somerset District Council ) 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 183, 193
OS Landranger Active 183, 193
OS Explorer 129, 142
OS Explorer Active 129, 142

Walking Support Providers:

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Walking, Hiking and Cycling Holidays (Let's Go Walking! Ltd)

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Leland Trail GPX Exchange Format Route File
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Leland Trail Memory Map Route File
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Tracklogs Route File
Leland Trail Tracklogs Route file
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Route Profile:

51.6 km (32.1 miles)
701 m (2,300 ft) ascent
264 m (866 ft)  maximum height

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