TQ0147 : Summit of bridleway 26

taken 8 months ago, near to Chilworth, Surrey, Great Britain

Summit of bridleway 26
Summit of bridleway 26
Bridleway 26 Guildford, where it crosses a spur of the North Downs, is deeply incised by up to four metres below the surrounding farmland, suggesting an ancient origin.
Bridleway 26 Guildford
Bridleway 26 Guildford leads from East Shalford Lane at Manor Farm, through Manor Farm, and then east to Halfpenny Lane at Chilworth. The bridleway was, in part, formerly footpath 26 Guildford, but was upgraded to bridleway in 2012 (Archive LinkExternal link following two consecutive applications for definitive map modification orders based on long use, and a House of Lords case which implied that the original decision was legally flawed.

The track, as it passes through the spur between Manor Farm and Little Halfpenny Farm, is deeply incised, suggesting that it is at least mediaeval in origin.

East of Little Halfpenny Farm, the bridleway (now bridleway 610 Guildford) follows the north side of the stepped field boundary, whereas the footpath (footpath 26 Guildford) continues to follow the south side.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Hugh Craddock and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TQ0147, 60 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 1 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 2 April, 2018
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Paths 
Primary Subject of Photo
Track 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0157 4770 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.1684N 0:32.8216W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0155 4769
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Public Bridleway  Incised Lane 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image Type (about): geograph 
This page has been viewed about 17 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register