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GRID REF: NY 670 660 POST­CODE: CA8 7HY HOW TO GET THERE: Turn off the A69 Carlisle to New­cas­tle road by Green­head. Walltown is a mile north-east of Green­head, off the B6318 WHERE TO PARK: Head for the Ro­man army mu­seum and park there DIS­TANCE AND TIME: The walk to the cas­tle is just over a mile, but give your­self be­tween two and three hours de­pend­ing on the time of year, as there is plenty to see here TER­RAIN: This ranges from hard path to grass­land. Best to use stout footwear AC­CES­SI­BIL­ITY: All year round walk FA­CIL­I­TIES: Noth­ing on site, but ev­ery­thing you need in Haltwistle PUB­LIC TRANS­PORT: There are no buses along th­ese roads by the ponds, but trains and buses stop at Haltwistle, which is 4 miles away. Trav­e­line 0870 6082608 LO­CAL GUIDE: haltwhistle­walk­ingfes­ti­ OR­GAN­I­SA­TIONS: Northum­ber­land and Ty­ne­side Bird Club, Alan Til­mouth, 12 Stowe Gar­dens, Pegswood, Mor­peth NE61 6TH, tel: 01670 512 013, nt­b­ COUNTY RECORDER: Tim Dean, 2 Knock­law Park, Roth­bury, Northum­ber­land NE65 7PW, tel: 01669 621 460, t.r.dean@btopen­ MAPS: OS Ex­plorer OL43 OS Lan­dranger

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