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Quarrymans' Ways

Type:Walking Route

Acton
Nr SWANAGE
Dorset
BH19 3JS

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View from Acton to the Purbeck Ridge

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

FROM THE WEST: The nearest mainline railway station is Wareham (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line). Switch onto bus number 40 to Langton Matravers - get off at the Acton bus stop.

FROM THE EAST: The nearest mainline railway station is Bournemouth. Switch onto bus number 50 to Swanage, then bus number 40 to Langton Matravers - get off at the Acton bus stop.

JOURNEY PLANNING: To plan your journey contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables. From 1st January 2018, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

Facilities

Establishment Features

  • Accommodation nearby
  • Route maps available - online

Key Features

  • In countryside

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - small free car park in Acton at the start of the route

Specialist Features

  • Circular Route
  • Easy Route

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