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Gunpowder Walk

Take a guided walk through the remains of the Sedgwick Gunpowder works.

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event

Wander through ancient woodlands and the lovely Low Sizergh Farm to the remains of Sedgwick Gunpowder works. Explore the process of gunpowder production, the stories of its workers and the history within the area.

Times

The basics

Booking details

Call 015395 69818

Suitability

Children are welcome.

Meeting point

Low Sizergh Farm Shop.

What to bring and wear

Wear clothes suitable for the conditions and stout footwear.

Accessibility

There are some narrow sections of path and some uneven woodland footpaths.

Contact info

Sizergh Reception

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