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Title: Stockport
Creator: Alan Hurdle

Walking directions (Stockport Pubs Galore crawl, Friday, 17 November 2017)
Written by Will Larter

Exit from E side of station. Walk along Station Road to traffic lights on Wellington Road South.
Cross over to Wellington St, continue to roundabout.
Turn L onto Piccadilly then R just before zebra crossing onto St Petersgate
Calverts Court (Spoons) 13 St Petersgate 13 minutes
Continue along St Petersgate then down steps to L of bridge
Queens Head 12 Little Underbank 1 minute
Turn L on Little Underbank to Merseyway shopping centre
Go straight through (passing Costa on the left) and turn L on Princes Street
Swan With Two Necks 36 Princes Street 3 minutes
Return to Little Underbank and climb the steps on L (opposite Queens Head) up to Market Place
Turn R before the market hall
Remedy 10-11 Market Place 5 minutes
Return to Market Place and turn R, passing Boars Head and Bakers Vaults.
Go downhill straight ahead into shopping precinct then R on Warren St
Pass Asda and cross the busy main road at traffic lights to walk along Great Portwood St
Railway Ale House 1 Avenue St 6 minutes
Return along Great Portwood St but turn L on footpath before reaching traffic lights
Emerge and turn R on road over river towards town centre and church ahead
Cross roundabout to Arden Arms 23 Millgate 5 minutes
Continue W on Millgate and follow road between church and market
Turn R just before Cocked Hat and pass Remedy, turn L and go across bridge and past the Spoons
Petersgate Tap 19a St Petersgate 4 minutes
Return along St Petersgate and turn R on High St, which joins Lower Hillgate by the Robinsons
Brewery. Continue on Hillgate for more than half a mile
Fairway 137 Higher Hillgate 17 minutes
(Alternative: continue SW on St Petersgate and across the A6 to the bus station for any of these buses:
191 192 199 358 360 372 375 378 383 392 393 X92 which go along Wellington Road South. Alight at
Brentnall St, walk in same direction as the bus then turn L on Longshut Lane and R on Higher Hillgate.)
Continue on Higher Hillgate then R on Carrington Field St
Cross Wellington Road South to bus stop on far side
Bus 192 runs every five minutes towards Manchester City Centre. Get off at the 7th stop (Belmont Way)
or the 8th stop (Belmont Bridge)
Walk on or back to Hope Inn 118 Wellington Road North 10-15 minutes
(Alternative: walk 1.3 miles, about 26 minutes along Wellington Road South & North)
Return S along Wellington Road North, past Railway.
Magnet 51 Wellington Road North 4 minutes
Continue S on Wellington Road North past the Midland, then R on Heaton Lane past the Crown.
Turn L at the roundabout and continue S uphill on A560
Ye Olde Vic 1 Chatham Street 17 minutes
Continue up main road and turn left into Stockport station (west entrance) 4 minutes
(NB Walking times are taken from Google maps. Adjust to your own pace accordingly to avoid
disappointment. Total walking distance about 4 miles,)

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The Calverts Court (JD Wetherspoon) (1)
Egg & Bacon
The Queens Head (2)
Swan With Two Necks (3)
The Railway (4)
Arden Arms (5)
The Cocked Hat (6)
Boars Head (7)
Bakers Vaults (8)
Remedy (9)
The Petersgate Tap (10)
The Fairway (11)
The Nursery Inn (12)
The Hope Inn (13)
The Railway (14)
The Magnet Inn (15)
The Midland (16)
Crown Inn (17)
Ye Olde Vic (18)
The Alexandra (19)
The Armoury (20)