Geo-Trips :: The Capital Ring

A circular walk around Central London

A walk from Woolwich, Fri, 29 Mar 2019 by Shazz

This section of the walk starts at the southern end of the Woolwich Foot Tunnel and ends at a footbridge over the railway at Falconwood.

On the map below, the grey line is the GPS track from this trip. Click the blue circles to see a photograph taken from that spot and read further information about the location. The blue lines indicate the direction of view. There is also a slideshow of this trip. ( )

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TQ4379 : The Capital Ring (001) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (001)
The camera is beside the Woolwich Foot Tunnel southern building ready to start the... more

TQ4379 : The Capital Ring (002) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (002)
Here the Woolwich Ferry is at its southern terminal.

TQ4279 : The Capital Ring (003) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (003)
This former Gun Drill Battery is by the route.

TQ4178 : The Capital Ring (004) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (004)
The walk crosses a railway line in Maryon Park.

TQ4278 : The Capital Ring (005) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (005)
This is a look back to a tree at the top of the hill in Maryon Park.

TQ4277 : The Capital Ring (006) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (006)
Here the walk enters Charlton Park from Charlton Park Road.

TQ4177 : The Capital Ring (007) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (007)
This is Charlton House seen from Charlton Park. The route turns left here.

TQ4277 : The Capital Ring (008) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (008)
The Ring crosses Woolwich Common on a surfaced footpath.

TQ4276 : The Capital Ring (009) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (009)
The route turns eastwards onto Shooters Hill.

TQ4376 : The Capital Ring (010) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (010)
The walk heads uphill into the trees on Eltham Common.

TQ4376 : The Capital Ring (011) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (011)
Having gone over the highest point of the Capital Ring Severndroog Castle is reached.

TQ4376 : The Capital Ring (012) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (012)
Here the Ring passes a walled area which was part of the garden of Jackwood House.... more

TQ4376 : The Capital Ring (013) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (013)
The way passes the Oxleas Wood Café at the top of Shooters Hill.

TQ4476 : The Capital Ring (014) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (014)
This massive tree is passed on the route.

TQ4476 : The Capital Ring (015) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (015)
The Ring takes a right turn at this signpost.

TQ4475 : The Capital Ring (016) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (016)
A left turn is made at the signpost ahead.

TQ4375 : The Capital Ring (017) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (017)
This picture is definitely on the Capital Ring but I can't place it with accuracy.

TQ4475 : The Capital Ring (018) by Shazz
The Capital Ring (018)
The Ring continues over the footbridge but the first section ends here so that is... more

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