870 High Bentham To Low Bentham

Bentham is in two parts, with both High and Low set beside the River Wenning. This might look a quiet backwater, but Bentham is world famous for fire hoses, an industry dating back to when they were woven from flax.

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LOCATION: South of the A65 Ingleton to Clapham road
START: High Bentham free car park off B6480
Grid ref: SD667694 Postcode: LA2 7JW
DISTANCE: 4 miles
TIME: 2 hours
MAP: Explorer OL - Yorkshire Dales South Landranger 97 & 98
REFRESHMENTS: High Bentham & Low Bentham
EN ROUTE: Punch Bowl

This walk was originally published by
The Manchester Evening News

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