The 8D Association



Events List.


Please note walks will now be categorised depending on length, distance and terrain.



10.00 - Saturday 22 July 2017 - The Birkenhead and Wallesey Dock System - A guided walk by Paul Wright looking at the railways of the once vast dock system. There is still a great deal to be seen in this fascinating area. Meet outside Birkenhead Hamilton Square station. The Walk will end outside Birkenhead Park station. Click for meeting point Easy/Flat/Long


10.00 - Saturday 5 August 2017 - Visit to the Windmill Animal Farm Miniature Railway - The railway was set up in 1997. The collection includes rolling stock from the Lakeside Railway at Southport. The Romney Hythe & Dymchurch and the Liverpool Garden Festival Railway. There will be a charge of £4 per person. Meet at Fish Lane, Burscough, Lancashire, L40 1UQ.
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19.00 - Thursday 17 August 2017 - The CLC Helsby to Mouldsworth Branch - A guided walk led by Paul Wright looking at a once important freight route that Survived until relatively recent times. Meet on Manley Lane, Manley. Underneath the railway bridge. Parking is available on Manley Lane just west of the railway. Click For Location Rough/Hills/Medium







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