St Edmund Way: Day 7 - Thetford to Brandon  
Date: 10th december 2018 Distance: 15.3km (9.5 Miles) Parking: N/A
Start Location: Thetford Ascent (m/ft): 65m (213ft) Weather:

Overcast

Time Started: 10:00 Highest Point: N/A Difficulty: Moderate
Duration: 3 Hours 59 Minutes        
Route: St Edmund Way - Part 7
Thetford - Abbey Heath - Chisley Vale - Power Station - Two Mile Bottom - St Helen's Church (Site of) - Santon Downham - Thetford Forest - Brandon

The final day of the St Edmund way follows the Little Ouse west of Thetford to end at the Suffolk town of Brandon.


Thetford Grammer School - the site of Thetford Friary and near to the location of Thetford Cathedral (no longer present).

The riverbank path in Thetford.


A hidden path marker.



A fishing lake just past the A11.

Following the path along the Little Ouse.

The first Weir along the Little Ouse.

Approaching something not expected in the woodland...

A power station...

Just past the station marks a splitting of the St Edmund Way with the Little Ouse Path.


The site and earthworks of St Helens Church.


A lovely view over the railway line.


The small church in Santon Downham Country Park.

Earthworks of a Moat - probably Santon Downham Hall.

Santon Downham Church (in the village)


A marker for the start of the Little Ouse path and the end of the St Edmund Way in Brandon.