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Avoncliff Aqueduct

Avoncliff BA152HB, England
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Canal walk

Approximately seven plus miles from Bath along the canal. There is a tea room here and a pay and... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
rav v
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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O to be in England

Found this incredible place by chance by following a Google hint. Getting to it is not easy as the... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
rfi30
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Approximately seven plus miles from Bath along the canal. There is a tea room here and a pay and display car park which you reach via a narrow lane. There is also a train station at Avoncliff which is ideal for return journey back. Lovely...More

Thank rav v
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Found this incredible place by chance by following a Google hint. Getting to it is not easy as the road is very narrow (single track) but it is well worth it. There is a small pay and display car park and a tea room (excellent)...More

Thank rfi30
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

A fantastic engineering testimony to Britain's canal heritage! This magnificent aqueduct on the Kennet and Avon canal spans a railway, river and road (alliterations abound! ) Just a few miles along from the more popularly advertised Dundas aqueduct (worth a visit), the aqueduct really is...More

Thank Lucia M
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Elegant stone arches over rail road and river. This is one of the more unusual features of the Kennet & Avon. Great views as you cruise over the top.

Thank Outofthelaw
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The aqueduct designed by John Rennie is unusual in that it crosses a road, river and railway line. Shortly after it was finished the central span started to sink due to poor quality stone and has been repaired many times, go down below to get...More

Thank k r
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Visited whilst walking along the canal and what can I say other than stunning. The scenery is just amazing with the water, the wide life, the hills and the canal. Well worth the walk from Bradford.

Thank Joann K
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Must see this place. Very popular for walking and cycling. Easy to get from Bath. Unspoilt and quiet in the week.

Thank Jon M
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We went through this aqueduct twice boating on the canal. Fascinating travelling so high over the landscape. Take time to look at the aqueduct from beneath !

1  Thank Fritse Z
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

The one and a half mile walk or cycle from Bradford on Avon brings you to this famous aquaduct. It is set in a lovely scenic valley with great views. A railway station is handily situated here as well but access by car is very...More

1  Thank CotswoldsMidge
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

I started my walk along the canal from Bradford-On-Avon, taking in the stunning views not only along the way but upon my arrival at the Aqueduct. During my walk I enjoyed walking around Tithe Barn where there was a civil war enactment day going on,...More

3  Thank seabreeze88
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