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Ramsden Bellhouse

15th April 2019


Distance Time Elevation in meters

Gain Loss Min Max
19.28 4H25 3H53 128 128 23 73




Glenn and I were unable to start this walk, our last walk before our respective overseas trips, until 12 noon so opted for a route we know well starting from Hanningfield Reservoir and going as far as St Mary's Church at Ramsden Bellhouse


The Fishing Lodge at Hanningfield Reservoir


Heading off through the Nature Reserve, with the foliage looking fresh and vibrant

More carved figures placed to interest children.... these are hedgehogs

Heading towards the Trust Lodge

Another carved figure.... this time an otter

The Trust Lodge

View across the reservoir from the Trust Lodge cafeteria

The cafeteria

Entering Crowsheath Common

Crowsheath Common



Heading across to Mill Lane

Rape Seed in bloom

Mill Lane

St Mary's Church, Ramsden Bellhouse


Here we paid our respects at the grave of Grace Emmie Rose Millane, so brutally
murdered whilst travelling in New Zealand

The Hall, Ramsden Bellhouse..... who lives in a house like this?

De Beauvoir House


Back in the Nature Reserve, with the Blue Bells coming out but not yet at their best