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Wannie line

psioin5mx 23 Apr 16:46  

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Does anybody know if there are any sections of the old Wannie line train route which are suitable for a bit of XC cycling? Especially near the Morpeth end. I came across the disused line on the map and was just curious. I think it ran from Morpeth up to Rothbury originally.


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tonythegreek 24 Apr 15:21  

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hi i think they were going to clear it to reintroduce some sort of special train on it but i have seen photos and it is in a bad state of repair for that i think better if sustrans gets a hold of it

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tonythegreek 24 Apr 15:29  

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ive just typed it into my pc looks interesting you could cycle it on a mtb bit rough in areas but its only 7.5 miles
cheers tony


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