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Hadrian’s Wall Day 7 – Newburn to Tynemouth

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Our final day on the wall, Kate departed early to return home, and James had foot issues overnight which meant he couldn’t walk. I needed to move the van, so that left Caroline and Mel to make the final stretch along the banks of the Tyne through Newcastle and out to Wallsend. James and I headed to Tynemouth in the… Read more »

Hadrian’s Wall Day 6 – Wallhouses to Newburn

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A diversion first thing to collect up the party from Corbridge, a pretty little town with a bridge and baffling road junctions. And a church made from remnants of the wall and Roman forts. Leaving the wall at Heddon-on-the-Wall and down into the Tyne valley giving lovely views of the city ahead. The welcome was not quite what we expected…. Read more »