Civil Engineers' Club Walk

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Social event
19 May 2018 10:30 - 16:00
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This event is being organised by the Civil Engineers' Club,  but any friends wishing to join the walk will be welcome.

Date:  Saturday 19th May 2018

Time:  Start 10.30am from Richmond Station

Meeting point:  In Richmond BR ticket hall.

End Point:  The walk ends on the south side of Putney Bridge. Putney BR station is 0.5 miles away, further south along Putney High Street and is on the line to Waterloo. Putney Bridge Tube Station (District Line) is 0.3 miles away across Putney Bridge on the north bank of the Thames.

Distance:  Approx 8.5 miles
Approx 5.0 miles in the morning from Richmond to Barnes.
Approx 3.5 miles in the afternoon from Barnes to Putney Bridge.

Overview:  A walk along the River Thames towpath from Richmond to Putney.

Route:  The walk crosses Richmond Green to the River Thames. Here we turn right and follow the Thames in a  northerly direction past Richmond Lock, Old Deer Park and Kew gardens to Kew Bridge. The Thames then turns south, down towards Chiswick Bridge and the Boat Race finish. After Barnes Bridge the Thames turns north again, past the playing fields of St. Pauls' School and towards Hammersmith Bridge. Here it turns south again towards the Boat Race start and Putney Bridge.
(This walk is one of a series planned along the Thames that will end at the Thames  Barrier)

Lunch: This will be at a pub in  Barnes and details will be provided on the day of the walk.

If you wish to participate please email Tony Barber via the "send a message" link at the bottom of the page.

Walkers are reminded that they walk at their own risk

Next Walks:
8th September 2018   Cobham, Kent
10th November 2018  Hampstead
9th/10th June Walking Weekend - Dorset


Richmond Railway Station
The Quadrant
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Tony Barber

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