abbey walks

Stage 26 - St Pancras (London) to Greenwich




15.5 km / 9.6 miles

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  173 London North, 162 Greenwich & Gravesend



3 - 3.5 hours average time based on Naismith’s rule

Total ascent   111m
Total descent   108m

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The route follows the Thames Path along the Thames






Walk Description :


1 - From Euston station continue along Upper Woburn Place to pass Russell Square on the right. At the end of Russell Square carry on ahead crossing the main junction into Southampton Row, (black railings on the right in the middle of the road). Cross the next junction into Kingsway passing Holborn tube station on the left to reach a t-junction, India House directly ahead. Turn left and follow the road round passing the statue of Gladstone on your left. Cross over the junction into Arundel Street, at the junction continue straight ahead up the steps to reach the Embankment and the River Thames. Cross over the road and turn left to then turn right crossing Blackfriars Bridge. After crossing over the Thames take the steps right to pass under the bridge to follow the Thames Path to Greenwich  



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Walking can be a dangerous sport.  Walkers should always be suitably equipped, including carrying and knowing how to use a map and compass.