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Our Lady of Grace Pilgrimage Walk (Ipswich) - 22 miles. To the second most important Mrian Shrine in England.
The author on completion of his 30 mile St. Chad pilgrimage walk from St. Chad's Cathedral, Birmingham.
St. Chad's Pilgrimage Walk - 26 miles
30 mile walk from St.Chad's Roman Catholic Cathedral in Birmingham, where his shrine and bones are kept. Then following canals - Birmingham & Frazeley Canal & Tame Valley Canal to Kingstanding and onto Sutton Park. Then in Staffordshire via Little Aston to Wall and its Roman remains and onto Litchfield Cathedral, dedicated to St. Chad, where he was Bishop. The present cathedral is a masterpiece and the only medieval cathedral in England with three towers. Here until the Reformation were kept his bones. Beautiful remote walk on a two day schedule to enjoy both cathedrals and learn about one of our own important saints.
Hagius Pilgrimage Walk -13 miles
From Kettering to Geddington and back. Hagius was a devout "Chaplain of the church" who does 1,000 years ago. His stone effigy was a popular local pilgrimage destination in medieval times. A stunning walk to Geddington which has the original Queen Eleanor Cross.
Hagius Pilgrimage Walk
13 mile walk from Kettering to Geddington and back.
PILGRIM WAYS GUIDEBOOKS - badges and certificates available for each pilgrimage.
LONDON TO OXFORD - ST. FRIDESWIDE PILGRIMAGE WALK
93 MILES from Westminster Abbey over the Chilterns and South Oxfordshire to her shrine in Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford and onto her healing well in Binsey. A forgotten pilgrimage but one that rivals anything in Europe.
WALKING TO MONT ST. MICHEL
The story of walking from Farnham & Winchester to Mont St. Michel - 200 miles in June 2016. An incredible and moving pilgrimage walk. Now includes walking from Caen to Mont St. Michel and to St. Michael's Mount,
THE WALSINGHAM WAY - Ely to Walsingham
ELY TO WALSINGHAM - 72 MILES
THE WALSINGHAM WAY - King's Lynn to Walsingham
KING'S LYNN TO WALSINGHAM - 35 MILES
THE WALSINGHAM WAY - Bury T. Edmunds to Walsingham
BURY ST. EDMONDS TO WALSINGHAM - 77 MILES
LONDON TO WALSINGHAM
- 190 MILES. 256 pages
LONDON TO ST. ALBANS
36 MILES from Westminster Abbey to St. Albans Cathedral.
LONDON TO CANTERBURY
75 MILES from Southwark Cathedral via Sittingbourne, Faversham to Canterbury Cathedral.
FOLKESTONE, HYTHE TO CANTERBURY
25 MILES - from the sea to Canterbury following the European pilgrims route over the S. Downs to canterbury.
ST ALBANS WAY
25 MILES from Waltham Abbey to St. Albans Cathedral.
ST. WINEFRIDE'S WAY
14 MILES frim St. Asaph Cathedral to Holywell.
ST KENELM'S TRAIL
by John Price. 60 miles from the Clent Hills to Winchcombe Abbey.
Pilgrim routes, local saints and shrines in the Peak District & Derbyshire.
THE JOHN SCHORNE PEREGRINATION
by Michael Mooney. 27 miles in Buckinghamshire to North Marston and the story of capturing the devil in a boot.
ST. CEDD'S PILGRIMAGE WALK
24 MILES to St. Peter's Chapel on the wall near Bradwell on Sea, Essex.
ST. BIRINUS PILGRIMAGE WALK
26 MILES to his shrine in Dorchester Abbey, Oxfordshire.
OUR LADY OF ULTING PILGRIMAGE WALK
To a former Marian shrine at Ulting church near Maldon in Essex.16 MILES -
OUR LADY OF CAVERSHAM PILGRIMAGE WALK
38 MILES - from Windsor to Caversham , Reading via the River Thames.
MANDERVILLE MONKS WAY
42 MILES - from Edmonton Green, North London to Saffron Walden.
THE ESSEX PRIORY WAY
20 MILES - from St. Osyth to Colchester in Essex.
AYLESFORD PILGRIMAGE WALK
13 miles from Rochester cathedral to The Friars, Aylesford.
THREE S. E. PILGRIMAGE WALKS
To Our Lady of Hartley, Kent - 7 miles. Wintershall Pilgrimage Walk 17miles, Sussex Our Lady of Consolation, Surrey. 17 miles
Speciall designed book to record your pilgrim stamps (sello's) along your route - more than 100 stamp places. Placed in a plastic cover. A5
WALKING THE CAMMINO DI ASSISI
320 KM from Dovolda to Assisi. A really beautiful and meaningful pilgrimage in the footsteps of St. Francis, seeing his life's story. The book is my story of walking this new pilgrimage route,
THE CAMINO DE ST. GILLIES
200 miles - my story of walking the medieval pilgrimage route in southern France, from Le Puy to St. Gillies du Gard. This was the fourth major pilgrimage route in the world. Now recently re-opened it is breathtaking and ends on the Santiago Pilgrimage route from Arles.
WALKING ST. CUTHBERT'S WAY
62 MILES - From Melrose in the Scottish border to Lindisfarne. A stunning walk to one of Christianities earliest sites in Britain. This is the story of my walk........enjoy!
ST. OLAV'S WAY - NORWAY
400 MILES - a stunning walk from Oslo to Tronheim along the way. Past remarkable churches and remote scenery to the cathedral in Tronheim; one of the major pilgrims routes.
NORTH TO SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELLA VIA FATIMA
650 MILES - tracing the pilgrim route through Portugal, from the Algarve to Santiago. An amazing walk past some of the finest monastic buildings in Europe.
TURN LEFT AT GRANJA DE LA MORERUELA
700 MILES - Following the "Silver Way" to Santiago from Seville. A remarkable and little known pilgrim route of great character and peace. No crowds on this one ...... enjoy!
TWO ISLANDS PILGRIMAGE WALK - 64 MILES
A stunning walk in Kent linking many 6th and 7th century early Christain sites together from Ramsgate on the Isle of Thanet, via Minster, Canterbury, Faversham and Sittingbourne to the Minster Abbey on the Isle of Sheppey.
ST. THOMAS OF CANTERBUTY PILGRIMAGE _ BRAMFIELD, WALTHAM ABBEY TO TILBURY PILGRIMAGE WALK
74 miles following in the footsteps of the monks of Waltham Abbey took to Tilbury and its Pilgrim ferry for onward travel to Canterbury. En route passing through Pilgrim's Hatch - the pilgrim's gateway and Brentwood with Thomas a Becket chapel and church. 2018 - Now extended to start from Bramfield, near Hertford where he had his first living. Includes "Wallets" in Great Warley where pilgrims stayed before catching the ferry.
St. RICHARD OF CHICHESTER PILGRIMAGE WALK
Traces the Pilgrimage route from Arundel to Chichester - 18 miles - to the shrine of St. Richard in Chichester Cathedral. The route takes you past several stunning churches including Boxgrove Priory.
St. CUTHMAN PILGRIMAGE WALK
18 mile circular walk from Shoreham-by-Sea to Steyning & bramber and back via Lancing Chapel.
ROMNEY MARSH PILGRIMAGE WALK
25 Mile walk from Appledore to six rare medieval churches. Plus visiting Johnson's Corner where a B17 bomber crashed in 1944 and walk part of the Royal Military Canal.
St. Edith's Pilgrimage Walk
14 mile circular walk from Sevenoaks, Kent to St. Edith's Well in Kemsing. Onto the Pilgrim's Way to Canterbury and to Otford to see the Archbishop's Palace. A stunning walk!
ST ALBANS PILGRIMAGE WALK
A day walk to the Cathedral and shrine of St. Albans, from Codicote where pilgrims stayed overnight. 16 miles....a stunning walk
DAY WALKS TO CAMBRIDGESHIRE'S CATHEDRALS
3 walks - 16 to 18 miles long to Ely & Peterborough Cathedrals and to King's College Chapel, Cambridge. Plus many of the finest churches in England along the routes.
REVD. JOHN MERRILL PILGRIMAGE WALKS HANDBOOK
Details of over 50 pilgrim walks written about by John Merrill. A unique handbook to inspire you to walk to a shrine.