TQ6762 : North Downs Way, near Snodland

taken 3 months ago, near to Vigo Village, Kent, Great Britain

North Downs Way, near Snodland
North Downs Way, near Snodland
A gate on the North Downs Way in woodland near Snodland in Kent.
North Downs Way

A long distance path in southern England. It runs from Farnham to Dover, past Godalming, Guildford, Dorking, Merstham, Otford and Rochester, along the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and Kent Downs AONB. East of Boughton Lees, the path splits in two, the northern section running via Canterbury and the southern via Wye. The two sections of the path reunite at Dover. The northern route is 211 km long, and the southern route 201 km, the total length of the North Downs Way being 246 km.
The pathway is mixed in that it varies throughout its length from footpath status to bridleway, byway and road. Some 19% of the Way follows roads, though 75% of those are minor lanes. It is marked by an acorn. See TQ6561 : Crossover in Long Distance pathways.
See LinkExternal link for more details and an interactive map of the trail.

North Downs

The North Downs are a ridge of chalk hills in south east England that stretch for 120 miles (190 km) from Farnham in Surrey to the White Cliffs of Dover in Kent. The North Downs lie within two Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs), the Surrey Hills and the Kent Downs. The North Downs Way National Trail runs along the North Downs from Farnham to Dover.

At its highest point, Botley Hill in Surrey is 882ft above sea level.

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TQ6762, 44 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 October, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 7 October, 2021
Geographical Context
Paths  Woodland, Forest 
Long Distance Path (from Tags)
North Downs Way 
Footpath (from Tags)
North Downs Way 
Footpath Gate (from Tags)
Metal Kissing  Metal 
Near (from Tags)
Maidstone  Snodland 
County (from Tags)
Kent 
Place (from Tags)
North Downs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Gate 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6706 6243 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:20.1851N 0:23.8130E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6707 6244
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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