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Louth to Lincoln


80 km / 50 miles
From St James's Church in Louth the pilgrim route reaches Lincoln Cathedral by way of churches at South Elkington, Welton le Wold, Ludford, Tealby, Market Rasen, Legsby, Hainton, South Willingham, East Barkwith, Langton by Wragby, Wragby, Apley and Fiskerton.

St James's Church, Louth was where the Lincolnshire Rising of 1536 started. This was a protest against Henry VIII's dissolution of the monasteries and thousands marched to Lincoln.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Other Paths
Average Gradients
Agricultural land
Start: TF326873 - St James's Church, Louth, Lincolnshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SK977718 - Lincoln Cathedral, Lincolnshire View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2018

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Journeys of Faith Guidebook: A pilgrimage from Louth to Lincoln  (Lincoln Minster Shops Limited  - 2018 )


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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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:
OS Landranger 113, 121, 122
OS Landranger Active 113, 121, 122
OS Explorer 272, 273, 282, 283
OS Explorer Active 272, 273, 282, 283

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Route Profile:

79.2 km (49.2 miles)
792 m (2,598 ft) ascent
148 m (486 ft)  maximum height

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