June 12, 2020 Parish News

Our Pilgrimage Route

Our Pilgrimage Route

Click here for a route map from Godalming to Bury St Edmunds.


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Week 1 - 22 miles to walk

Start:  St Edmund’s Church, Croft Road Godalming

Via Guildford, East Clandon, Ockham, Martyrs Green, Cobham, Esher to Thames Ditton.

Week 2 - 21.3 miles to walk

Start:  Surbiton Road, A240

Via River Thames, Kingston upon Thames, Richmond park, Putney, Cross Thames at Putney Bridge, Parsons Green, Chelsea, Sloane Square, Detour to Westminster Cathedral, Holborn, Islington, Dalston to Hackney Downs.

Week 3: 22.7 miles to walk

Start:  Waltham Forest

Via Whipps Cross, Leyton, Woodford Green, Grange Hill, Chigwell, Lambourne End, Stapleford Abbotts, Stapleford Tawney, Little End, Morden Ash, Chipping Ongar, Shelley, Fyfield, Beauchamp Roding to Nether St.

Week 4: 23 miles to walk

Start: Leadon Roding

Via Roundbush Green, High Roding, Dunmow, Bran End, Duck End, Oxen End, Great Bradfield, Bridge End, Finchingfield, Howe Street, Robinhood End, Craigs End, Stambourne to Ridgewell.

Week 5: 20 miles to walk

Start:  Ashen, Clare, Postingford, Lower Street, Stansfield, Hawkedon, Stonecross, Garden,

Finish: Bury St Edmunds Abbey

Total mileage and hours: approx. 109 miles, approx. 35 hours