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Telford T50 50 Mile Trail Guidebook


The guide costs £5.00 and can be obtained from: committee members, Telford Town Park Visitor Centre, Waterstones in Telford Town Centre,  Seaton Sports, Perry Cycles (both Wellington), The Manga Crate in Wellington Market,  Greenfields Farm Shop, Ironbridge Gorge Museum Shops, Pengwern Books, Shrewsbury, or by post {see below)  and other outlets. 


The guide has 84 pages, is A5 size, lightweight with a laminated cover. It's easy to carry with you. It will fit into a map case or large map pocket. It is full of fascinating facts about places on the trail with chapters on local heritage and wildlife as well as detailed easy to follow directions, public transport information and facilities along the route. 


It is not for profit. Any income will be used to improve the trail and walking in Telford. The guide was launched on Saturday 27th July 2019 in Southwater library, Telford  Town Centre.  The launch was followed by a walk.

Order a Guide by  Post

You can order a guide by post. The cost is £8.00 including first class postage. Please click here to pay by PayPal or BACS or cheque, or buy via Ebay 

Links to further information about places on our trail

These are links to the home page of the organisations, places, other trails and local walks that are on, cross or near our trail. Many have free downloadable information leaflets and guides to walks. Nearly all of these are mentioned in the guidebook text, so if something interests you about a place on our trail follow these links to find out more. If you want to follow up something specifically, please email us 

Brookside and Stirchley Nature Walks

Coalbrookdale Trail (Museum of Iron) 

Dawley Hamlets Local Nature Reserve

Dothill and Beanhill Valley Walks

Dothill and Tee lake Facebook (for wildlife photos)

Friends of Apley Woods

Friends of Dothill and Tee Lake

Friends of Dothill Facebook

Friends of  Granville Country Park

Friends of Ketley Paddock Mound

Friends of Telford Town Park

Gorge Parish Nature Walks

Halfway House on The Wrekin

Horsehay and Spring Village Conservation Area Appraisal

Hutchison Way

Industrial Heritage Research Group

Ironbridge Coracle Trust

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust

Jackfield Tile Trail

Lilleshall National Sports centre

Little Wenlock and the Bench Walks

Little Wenlock St Lawrence's Church

Lodge Field & Beeches Field LNR

Madeley Nature Walks

Madeley Town Council

Nine Men of Madeley Trail

Oakengates Town Council

Royal Geographical Society 

RGS publication Little Mountain with Big Secrets - The Wrekin (Self guided walk trail)

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

SGCT Walking Trails: Sabbath Walks, Ironbridge to Blists Hill, Loamhole Dingle and the Iron Trail

Shropshire Geological Society

Shropshire Way

Shropshire Wildlife Trust

Silkin Way

St Georges Community Group

Stirchley and Brookside Parish Council

South Telford Rights of Way Partnership is now dissolved, information on the South Telford Heritage Trail is still available, see link below and its and many parish walks leaflets are still available from local parish councils

South Telford Heritage Trail

Telford Steam Railway

Telford Town Park  and Heritage Trail and Nature Trail

Telford & Wrekin Conservation Area Appraisals

The Cockshutt: Walks around the countryside and heritage on your doorstep

The Miners Walk

Tontine Hotel and its ghosts

Wellington Conservation Area Appraisal

Wellington Local History Group

Wellington Mural Trail (made in Wellington)

Wellington Town Council

Wrockwardine Wood and Trench Parish Council

Wrockwardine Wood : British History online

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