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Excellent Walking

This is a lovely place to walk , big car park , flat walking , lovely views and coffee van for... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
Nice place to stretch your legs

Interesting place to stop and take a close look at the engineering brilliance that allowed these... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2018
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Millers Dale Station, Buxton, England
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

This is a lovely place to walk , big car park , flat walking , lovely views and coffee van for afterwards!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

Interesting place to stop and take a close look at the engineering brilliance that allowed these two viaducts to be built in our industrial heyday

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Lathkill
Reviewed May 4, 2018

There are actually two viaducts, though only one is accessible. For maximum enjoyment, visit the viaducts (adjacent to the former Miller's Dale station, which has toilets and parking) as part of a walk or cycle on the splendid Monsal Trail. Its eight-and-a-half miles connect Blackwell...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Driving out of Sheffield through the peak district, stopped off to see and walk along the Millers Dale Viaduct - a disused railway viaduct. Walking along the path, there are disused lime kilms to see - another interesting relic from the industrial past of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed March 30, 2018

part of the Monsal trail. how did they build a railway through this valley and not spoil it? sunny day bright sunshine, thoroughly impressed

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Geoff L
Reviewed February 8, 2018

A walk over the viaduct is a must and you will do it if you walk the trail. It is worth inspecting at close quaters remembering its age and how well designed it is. A masterpiece of railway architecture

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed November 27, 2017

This is a good place to start walks either direction of the Monsal Trail.The station has long since seen a train pass through it but it was a major artery for goods to be transported from Derby to Hudderfield .There sre also in the vicinity...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank eboneezahs
Reviewed November 21, 2017

I recently visited the village of Millers Dale in Derbyshire with an old friend from uni days. This is excellent walking country as the bed way of the old Manchester to Derby line has been turned into a cycle and walk way and the old...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Bob F
Reviewed November 17, 2017

A curious pair of bridges cross the river here, adjacent to the old station. The station buildings provide toilets. (It would be ripe for a cafe development.) A smallish car park is provided

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed October 12, 2017

With a little imagination you can still picture steam locomotives hauling their trains over this towering structure and into the station just beyond. To walk over it today one gets to appreciate the engineering that went into building this wonderful bridge.

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank KevinSadler2364
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