Walk to the WW1 Trenches at Marlow Common (1502)

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    Start dateJune 3 2023
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    Time09:30 am
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    LocationSL7 2JF
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At 1000 we venture out by footpaths to Marlow Common from the Royal Oak, Bovingdon Green.
Enjoy an illustrated talk on the troops, their camp and their activities before exploring the preserved WW1 practice trenches.

Soak up the magic of these beautiful beech woods, then stroll back to the pub for a beer or lunch if you fancy.

Additional information

Walk returns to the Royal Oak in time to enjoy a drink or lunch if pre-booked. Well behaved dogs very welcome on the walk and in the pub.

Donations £5.00 per adult for Marlow Museum; children and dogs free

Mike Hyde of Marlow Museum. Marlow Museum, a local history museum based in Marlow covering several adjoining parishes. We chartered WW1 with displays.
Cars can be left at the Royal Oak car park (at owners risk). The Royal Oak has a small car park, so please share cars if possible. If coming by train we are 1.6 miles from Marlow station, perhaps a half hour walk or 5 minute taxi ride to SL7 2JF
2 miles
Short walks (up to 3 miles)
2h 45m
Fairly easy (some gentle inclines, steps/stiles)
Yes (An easy walk to the woods with lots of local history to learn about. Starts and finishes at the fab Teepee, Everyone loves it!)