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(C) Port Sunlight to Barrow via Plemstall

10:00 Wednesday January 18 2023

Current Participants: 7 space(s) available
  • Bird, Andrea
  • Brewer, Dave
  • Burrows, Mark
  • Flynn, Simon
  • Grant, KENNETH
  • Hughes, Ian
  • Hughes, Sue
  • Procter, Clare

    • This is a 40mile total grade C ride nearly all on tarmac and quite roads/ lanes. There are a few hills- 856 ft total ascent.
    • David Brewer will be ride leader. Start point is Port Sunlight meeting at 09:45 for a 10:00 start
    • The route is via the railway path to Eastham, Childer Thornton, Little Sutton, Capenhurst, Dunkirk, A5117 cycle path, Little Stanney, The Rake, past Chester Zoo, Acres Lane, Mickle Trafford and onto Plemstall. We will visit St. Peter’s church and Plegmund’s well. Lunch at Meadow Lea. Then onto Barrow – we will visit St Bartholomew’s Church and head home via Dunham on the Hill, Thornton le Moors (St. Mary’s Church), Ellesmere Port, Vauxhalls, Eastham, Bromborough back to Port Sunlight.
    • Garmin Connect
    • Lunch will be at Meadow Lea coffee shop/ cafe. 
    • The route returns to the start but we will go back via Ellesmere Port station for anyone wanting to shorten the ride and get the train from there.