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68d – Fawley to Calshot

Fawley Power Station dominates the skyline from just about every angle.  At 650 feet, the chimney is thought by many to be the highest point in Hampshire, but it is not.  The highest point is Pilot Hill at 938 feet, … Continue reading

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68c – Fawley

When you walk right by an oil refinery you expect to see an oil refinery, right?  Wrong!   They did a pretty good job of hiding it from view!  You had to look quite carefully to see rocket-like structures poking … Continue reading

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68b – Hythe to Fawley

The Coastal Path from Hythe is not very….coastal.  There is a lot of road.  Miles and miles of it in fact. No, really.  Miles of it.  And miles. We walked over 10 miles of the flat grey stuff on this … Continue reading

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67b – Hamble-Le-Rice Part II

LIES!  The sign at Hamble Common said, “From this point a walk of less than five minutes in almost any direction will take you to a feature of historical interest“.  Well we walked a full five minutes and more, and what … Continue reading

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