Victoria Park: Victoria Park is a park in Bow in the East End of London, England. Start at Victoria Park, but instead of entering the park, continue along the towpath of the canal.
Mile End Park: Mile End Park is a park located in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It is a linear park of some 32 hectares (79 acres), and was created on industrial land devastated by World War II bombing.
Limehouse Basin: Limehouse Basin is a navigable link between the Regent's Canal and the Thames. It was called Regent's Canal Dock and was where cargo arrived on ships from up the River Thames to be transferred onto canal barges.
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A Tour from Mile End Park to the Regent's Canal

England, United Kingdom

A Tour from Mile End Park to the Regent's Canal

Length
3.4 km
Elev. Gain
3 m
Est. Steps
5000

River

Scenic views

City walk

Created by roger
Introduction
A Tour from Mile End Park to the Regent's Canal is a 3.4 km (5,000-step) route located near England, United Kingdom. This route has an elevation gain of about 3 m and is rated as easy. Find more routes like this on the Pacer App.
It is a pleasant route, easy to follow, and affords a wide range of different views. The route starts from the western corner of Victoria Park and flows canals to join the Thames through a swathe of picturesque parkland, cutting through the heart of the East End and leading down to the Limehouse Basin.

Ragged School Museum

Tourist Attraction
The Ragged School Museum is a museum in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The museum was opened in 1990 in the premises of the former Dr Barnardo's Copperfield Road Ragged School. The school opened in 1877 to serve the children of Mile End with a basic education. It was the largest of its kind at the time.

Salmon Lane Lock

Water
Salmon Lane Lock is a lock on the Regent's Canal, in Limehouse in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. A new footbridge at the lock was completed in February 2005 connecting Parnham Street to Salmon Lane.

Old Ford Lock (Regent's Canal)

Water
Old Ford Lock is a lock on the Regent's Canal, between Bethnal Green and Hackney in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.The associated lock cottage, and stables were designated Grade II listed buildings in 1990. Thames lighters using the canal would have horses provided by the operators of the canal.

Commercial Road Lock

Water
Commercial Road Lock is a lock on the Regent's Canal in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It marks the point at which the canal enters Limehouse Basin, and is the penultimate lock before the canal reaches the Thames.The nearest Docklands Light Railway station is Limehouse.

Johnson's Lock

Water
Johnson's Lock is a lock on the Regent's Canal in between Mile End and Stepney and is in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.The nearest London Underground stations are Mile End and Stepney Green.

Mile End Lock

Water
Mile End Lock is a lock on the Regent's Canal, in between Mile End and Stepney in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The lock spans the Regent's Canal between Queen Mary, University of London and Mile End ParkThe nearest London Underground station is Mile End.

Mile End Park

Park
Mile End Park is a park located in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It is a linear park of some 32 hectares (79 acres), and was created on industrial land devastated by World War II bombing. Some of the park is within Limehouse and Bow, with the park laying on land to the east of the Regent's Canal and in the north, is separated from the southern edge of Victoria Park by the Hertford Union Canal.

Ackroyd Drive Greenlink

Park
Ackroyd Drive Greenlink is a 0.87 hectare Local Nature Reserve in Mile End (Bow Common) in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It forms a green corridor between Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park and Mile End Park.The Greenlink is a linear site between Ackroyd Drive and a railway viaduct. It is bisected by roads into five rectangular plots.

Tredegar Square

Park
Tredegar Square pronounced is a well-preserved Georgian square in Mile End and is in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The square has gardens in the centre with lawns and large trees.

Sylvia Pankhurst (artwork)

Place
A sculpture of Sylvia Pankhurst is located in Mile End Park, Bethnal Green, London, England. It honours the life of Sylvia Pankhurst, a leading English suffragette and socialist.The statue is a two-dimensional silhouette constructed of Corten steel, which is designed to rust over time. It is one of three located in the park, which are together part of a national project by charity Sustrans to beautify areas used by foot, public transport and cycle commuters.
Route Details

Length

3.4 km

Elev. Gain

3 m

Est. Steps

5000
Created by
roger
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