Summer Evening Walk - Woolwich to Deptford

Wed 24th Jun 2009

Walk Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Region
Southern England
Local Group
London
Distance
7.3ml.
Start Time
6:30pm
Route
Woolwich Arsenal Stn

Walk to the Dog and Bell in Deptford using the Green Chain Walk and Thames Path. Trains back to central London from Deptford. There is a direct train from Charing Cross to Woolwich Arsenal at 17.54. On other trains you will need to change at London Bridge. Or you can go on the underground to Canning Town (Jubilee Line) and get the DLR to Woolwich Arsenal (approx every 10 minutes - journey time 12/13 minutes). Ldrs: Nick Marshall and Judith Griffiths

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Woolwich to Deptford, Wednesday 24th June 2009
10 walkers, 7.3 miles - leaders Nick Marshall & Judith Griffiths
We had 8 people on our summer evening walk. It was a beautiful evening, but maybe the place names Woolwich and Deptford put people off! We did have to go through some grotty areas because part of the Thames Path is closed for safety reasons while some flats are being built. But we also went through parks and along the river by the Thames Barrier, ending up at the Dog and Bell pub in Deptford, which seemed to be appreciated by everyone.

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