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SUN 10 AUG

FREE

Blakemoorgate Cottages Open Days

The Stiperstones National Nature Reserve, Minsterley

Run by: Natural England

Visit the recently restored 19th century squatter cottages to see how some of the miners and their families lived.

clock11:00–15:00

Suitable for any age

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  • Parking available at this location
  • Toilets available at this location
  • Disabled toilets not available at this location
  • Disabled access not available at this location
  • Baby changing not available at this location
  • Food not available at this location
  • Picnic Area not available at this location
  •  Dogs are not welcome at this location
Cooks Cottage

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Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Sun 14 Sep 11:00–15:00
  2. Sun 12 Oct 11:00–15:00

Cost

Free

Special requirements

Parking available at Snailbeach Village Hall from where there is an uphill walk, which is steep in places and only suitable for the physically fit. For directions to the cottages see the Natural England website or follow the way markers.

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The Stiperstones National Nature Reserve

Natural England, Rigemore Oak, Pennerley, Minsterley, SY5 0NE

Meeting point: Blakemoorgate Cottages

About this location

The Stiperstones is a spectacular 10-kilometer ridge in south-west Shropshire rising to 536 metres above sea level.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Natural England.

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