Ribchester: a History Trail

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For a short walk this packs a lot in: an Anglican church, a Roman Catholic church built in the form of a barn to hide its existence, an ancient chapel, almshouses and a Roman bath. Add views across the Ribble to Pendle Hill, a museum of the Roman occupation, three old pubs and a lovely cafe and you could while away a whole day here. We did - and very relaxing it was too. To get the most out of the walk it is best to pick up a free A4 sheet describing all the buildings. These are available in various places, including the cafe by the car park.

England - North England - Lancashire - Ribble Valley

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Ancient Monument, Birds, Butterflies, Cafe, Church, Flowers, Food Shop, Gift Shop, Good for Kids, Good for Wheelchairs, Great Views, Mostly Flat, Museum, Play Area, Pub, Public Transport, Restaurant, River, Tea Shop, Toilets

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