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Excellent Walking

This is a lovely place to walk , big car park , flat walking , lovely views and coffee van for... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
larrylamb9
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derbyshire
Nice place to stretch your legs

Interesting place to stop and take a close look at the engineering brilliance that allowed these... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Lathkill
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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All reviews wye valley victorian engineering old railway bakewell end walk or cycle opposite direction a large car park monsal head information boards sunny day lovely place interesting place peak district cyclists disused trail structure
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

This is a lovely place to walk , big car park , flat walking , lovely views and coffee van for afterwards!

Thank larrylamb9
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Interesting place to stop and take a close look at the engineering brilliance that allowed these two viaducts to be built in our industrial heyday

1  Thank Lathkill
Reviewed 4 May 2018

There are actually two viaducts, though only one is accessible. For maximum enjoyment, visit the viaducts (adjacent to the former Miller's Dale station, which has toilets and parking) as part of a walk or cycle on the splendid Monsal Trail. Its eight-and-a-half miles connect Blackwell...More

1  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Driving out of Sheffield through the peak district, stopped off to see and walk along the Millers Dale Viaduct - a disused railway viaduct. Walking along the path, there are disused lime kilms to see - another interesting relic from the industrial past of the...More

Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 30 March 2018

part of the Monsal trail. how did they build a railway through this valley and not spoil it? sunny day bright sunshine, thoroughly impressed

Thank Geoff L
Reviewed 9 February 2018

A walk over the viaduct is a must and you will do it if you walk the trail. It is worth inspecting at close quaters remembering its age and how well designed it is. A masterpiece of railway architecture

1  Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This is a good place to start walks either direction of the Monsal Trail.The station has long since seen a train pass through it but it was a major artery for goods to be transported from Derby to Hudderfield .There sre also in the vicinity...More

Thank Hatti S
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I recently visited the village of Millers Dale in Derbyshire with an old friend from uni days. This is excellent walking country as the bed way of the old Manchester to Derby line has been turned into a cycle and walk way and the old...More

3  Thank Bob F
Reviewed 17 November 2017

A curious pair of bridges cross the river here, adjacent to the old station. The station buildings provide toilets. (It would be ripe for a cafe development.) A smallish car park is provided

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 12 October 2017

With a little imagination you can still picture steam locomotives hauling their trains over this towering structure and into the station just beyond. To walk over it today one gets to appreciate the engineering that went into building this wonderful bridge.

2  Thank KevinSadler2364
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