GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Tetbury Railway Walk

2 miles (3 km)

A circular walk along the course of the old railway line in Tetbury.
You can start the walk from the Station Yard car park in the town centre. Then follow a tree lined footpath heading north east along the line before returning along Herd Lane. At the north eastern end of the route you will come to Wor Well, the Source of the River Avon.
It's an easy walk running for a distance of just under 2 miles. There's also a park surrounding the peaceful area.
The single-track branch railway line connectedTetburywith the main line atKemble on the line betweenSwindonandGloucester. It was opened in 1889 and then closed in 1964.

Tetbury Railway Walk OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Tetbury Railway Walk Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

For more walking ideas in the area see the Cotswolds Walks and the Gloucestershire Walks pages.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Old railway line out of Tetbury - March 2012 - panoramio (1)

Old railway line out of Tetbury

Station Yard Tetbury - geograph.org.uk - 276814

Station Yard Tetbury. Entrance to the former G.W.R goods yard at Tetbury this is now a car park.

Feoffees sign at Herd Lane Tetbury. - geograph.org.uk - 1525544

Feoffees sign at Herd Lane Tetbury. This sign can be found at the entrance of Herd Lane, Tetbury. The areas of Preston Park, Berkeley Wood and Herd Lane have been provided and maintained as leisure and amenity facilities for use by the public at their own risk and all due care should be taken when using these facilities. By order of The Feoffees of Tetbury.

Disused Railway Workshop in Tetbury - geograph.org.uk - 1013746

Disused Railway Workshop in Tetbury

Park above the railway - Tetbury - March 2012 - panoramio

Park above the railway

Tetbury Branch Line Track Bed - geograph.org.uk - 276715

Tetbury Branch Line Track Bed

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

Tetbury Railway Walk.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Download Linked File)

Memory Map Route

Tetbury Railway Walk.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Download Linked File)