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Rivington circular walk

This feature was passed on a circular walk from Rivington Hall Barn, No Height barriers, which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paulsheridan2018
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Excellent Views Miles Around

Great place for a walking day out, different ways to reach the Pigeon tower, once you are up there... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
l s
,
Horwich, United Kingdom
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“harry potter” (2 reviews)
“great walk” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Lever Park, Rivington, England
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"interesting structure"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This feature was passed on a circular walk from Rivington Hall Barn, No Height barriers, which included a trip up to the tower at Rivington Pike on good paths that were steep towards the end. the walk takes you through the lost gardens which are...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great place for a walking day out, different ways to reach the Pigeon tower, once you are up there you can see for miles around on a clear day, great for a rest before you go up to Rivington Pike (Castle). You can it a...More

Thank l s
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Having gone to school nearby this is a building that is very familiar to me. It is an extremely interesting structure and we use it as a destination when we go walking. The area around it is beautiful and there are many things to see....More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

It's hard not to notice the tower when passing through Rivington. The tower was built in 1910 by Lord Leverhulme and still stands tall today.

Thank Diane N
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Loved walking up here the views were beautiful. There are so many paths to take and this is one of the great ones.

1  Thank NicDew1
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

When I first saw this tower it reminded me of the tower of terror at Disney, Florida - albeit smaller. It is unique in that I've never seen anything quite like it before. It's part of the history of this estate and is in relatively...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

old building complete with history board, could do with tidying up to show the beauty of these old buildings around rivington

Thank Sarah F
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

The tower is part of the larger Rivington estate (Rivington terraced gardens) and was created in the early 20th century for lady Leverhulm as a wrighting tower. its a impressive structure and one of the two towers you will discover on the upper half of...More

Thank michaelinman11
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on the most pleasant day, the weather was absolutely perfect. I just really wish we could have gone inside! I have been coming here since I was a little child and it never gets old it's such an odd looking building which makes...More

Thank Natasha G
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Haven't done this recently, despite the month visited as kids all grown up and my hip and back isn't what I used to be but when they were little we had so much fun finding this using different routes. A really pleasant day out and...More

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