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Photo listing (misc)

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This listing only shows photos within Bolsover.
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Access from path at Nether Langwith, gated but with gap access left to the side.

Stone bridge over old LDECR railway cutting, now filled in on one side

Single-track but plenty of room

Path towards Shirebrook

Wide track

Not suitable for cycling (at least not for a while) but there's an old footpath alongside Hawke Brook that's been used for generations to gain access from Clowne Road, to Church Road, although it's a lot less used these days than 30 years a ... [more]

Old path from Clowne Road to Church Road than runs alongside Hawke Brook, a lot more overgrown and disused than it was in the 80s!

Former Shuttlewood water treatment works. Possibly a way of forming a connection to the old Oxcroft Branch Line and then onto Seymour from the Oxcroft/Bolsover area

Site of former Shuttlewood water treatment works, all been flattened now, but the old track to the site remains, and could provide access to Mill Lane/ the former oxcroft disposal point site.

Old lane up to Bentinck Road. The terraced houses were built for Oxcroft Colliery, and the lane was used by the miners to get to work until the colliery closed in the 1970s.

Trail on Bolsover pit tip

Bolsover Colliery tip, some nice trails on here, plus great views of the Castle

Footpath through trees

Blind Lane, quite picturesque with stream down side of road

Blind Lane

Footpath from Hill top /Blind Lane, looking towards Shuttlewood

Footpath between hill top/Woodhouse Lane and Chesterfield Road

Footpath leading to Chesterfield Road, Shuttlewood

Well used path between fields, off of the official public footpath

Track parallel with Woodhouse Lane but behind the tree line.

Drainage channels under Woodhouse Lane. There is/was an underpass here, it was filled in after the landscaping of the former pit tip was completed.

Ramcroft trail

Disused railway line that provides a great alternative to the footpath through the fields up to Heath from the Stockley Trail

Church Road looking towards Shuttlewood Road

Church Road towards Stanfree. An old lane in need of some TLC

Church Road, a decent surface here

Path on Church Road, needs improving to make it easier to cycle on.

Overgrown pathway on Church Road, flatter than the proper path which has deep ruts but needs some TLC to make it easier to bike on. Unfortunately this lane suffers due to motorbike use.

Path along hawke brook used by local people, would be nice to see it as a proper walk

Track on old pit tip

track around old pit tip

track around old pit tip , a good loop for mountain bikes

Opening into field from old Ramcroft branch line, over flat, and well constructed concrete topped, stone railway bridge, linking up with existing footpath through fields and under M1 to Heath.

Old Branch line, recently cleared, suitable for mountain bikers

Bolsover branch line

Bolsover branch line, looking towards Markham Vale/Poolsbrook

Bolsover branch line, looking towards Bolsover

Bolsover branch line running through old Coalite site towards Bolsover from Poolsbrook

Ramcroft branch line

Old stone and concrete topped railway bridge over River Doe Lea, which was part of Ramcroft branch line, leading to the colliery, in the distance is an M1 underpass for farm use that also is the course of a footpath through the fields from ... [more]

Looking down onto the old railway line from Syday Lane

Old railway line

Old railway line looking towards Syday Lane, impassable due to overgrown vegetation, mound of earth, and steep bank at side of road

A bed of ivy on the old railway line, looking towards Syday Lane

Old railway line, from here towards Syday Lane the old line is currently virtually impassable even on foot, there is evidence people walk up the side of the field on the left, or along the tops of the banks of the railway, but it's a bit re ... [more]

Old railway line between Spinkhill tunnel and Syday Lane

Old railway line than ran from Spinkhill tunnel towards Syday Lane

Old railway line heading towards Spinkhill tunnel

Private property on old railway line between Syday Lane and Spinkhill tunnel making the route impassable.

route of old coal tramway for Oxcroft Colliery, a bridge went over the road here towards the Oxcroft branch line

route of old coal tramway towards Oxcroft Colliery

Looking towards Mill Lane, on land the used to be part of Oxcroft Colliery, the land is blocked off by a big heap of earth, stone, with additional fly tipping too.

Former Oxcroft Colliery site

Site where the coal tramway used to run from Oxcroft Colliery towards the railway

Part of old Oxcroft Colliery site, used to be a path through here before the footpath was redirected down the side of the field.

Part of the old Oxcroft Colliery site, used to be access from Mill Lane to the colliery site on the opposite side of Clowne Road

Footpath from Chesterfield Road towards Woodside (cyclists need to use route over tip due to very steep bank in hollow on footpath)

Footpath from Woodside towards Chesterfield Road

Pathway from lane over old tip

Changing Places Sculpture

Car Park at Peter Fiddler Nature Reserve - note height barriers if entering with cycles on roof mounted racks.

Path onto Ward Lane

Farm track over old pit tip

Farm track over old pit tip

Farm track on old pit tip

Farm track

Path towards bridge over M1/Seymour, very boggy in winter.

Footpath from Palterton towards Glapwell, very muddy.

Very muddy footpath from Palterton towards Glapwell

Old railway line out of Spinkhill tunnel, currently inaccessible due to mound of earth under bridge but wouldn't it be great to have an open tunnel to ride through in the area...

North west portal of Spinkhill tunnel

well used path between Strickle Brook and old railway embankment. Could be a link between the Stockley Trail and Rowthorne Trail / Hardwick Park

Path at side of old railway line going into Rowthorne tunnel

Old railway line between Stockley and Rowthorne, possible route for cycle link route...

Route of old railway line, possible cycle route between Stockley Trail and Rowthorne?

Route of old railway line between Stockley and Rowthorne

Route of old railway line between Stockley and Rowthorne

Steep embankments either side of old railway line before it went into Rowthorne tunnel

Current path from old railway line towards glapwell, a nice walk but too steep for cycling

Well used path at side of old railway line where start of old Rowthorne tunnel is/was. Tunnel was filled in about 60 years ago due to land movement.

Bridleway between Ault Hucknall and Hardwick Park

Possible cycle route down to Hardwick Park? Doesn't go anywhere at present but just on from existing National Trust route (steep steps are to the left)

Old Pathway through woods, doesn't seem to go anyway at present but could probably link up with other route through Stainsby Park onto Hodmire Hill.

Path through Hucknall wood, useful cycling route between Bramley Vale and Ault Hucknall, linking Stockley Trail up with Hardwick

Route between Bramley Vale and Ault Hucknall, old path through Hucknall Wood. Useful cycling route.

Path through Hollingworth Wood between Bramley Vale and Ault Hucknall, useful current cycling route from Stockley Trail towards Hardwick

Possible future cycle route between Stanfree and Bolsover... Side of Hawke Brook so not too hilly, side of fields that are walked by local folk...

Featherbed Lane

Footbridge over Hawke Brook, probably not recommended for cyclists due to narrowness, decent walk though.

Footpath over fields from Church Road, Stanfree, towards Featherbed Lane.

Possible trail through trees, currently as gets boggy in winter, possible future use... could link up with footpath over footbridge

Church Road from Stanfree towards Shuttlewood Road, Bolsover. Much easier to ride up this side of the old lane at present.

Inviting gap in fence suggests path through the trees... Could link up with footpath/footbridge leading towards Featherbed Lane... Could be a decent cycle trail... Gets boggy in winter currently. Could it form part of a future cycle trail f ... [more]

Very old little stone bridge /pass over where Hawke Brook passes under Church Road.

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