Jericho shanty town experience at Ribblehead

Jericho shanty town experience at Ribblehead.

Meet at the Ribblehead Visitor Centre for a talk about the shanty towns. Following this a stroll will be taken to the Ribblehead Viaduct to hear how the railway was built and how the navvies lived and worked in the shanty towns.  Return to the station for a short train journey to Garsdale (fare payable) passing the sites of the shanty towns.  Return by train from Garsdale to Ribblehead/Leeds.

Please bring a packed lunch and waterproof clothing.
The event is not suitable for people with limited mobility.
No booking necessary.

For further information or email or phone 01524 811 492

Please note: Due to expected changes to the train timetables in May 2018 it is not possible to give a start time at Ribblehead or say which trains will be used for the trip to and from Garsdale.  Once these details are known this page will be updated with further details.

Special Instructions: 
Alight Ribblehead (12.02). Connects with the 10.49 train from Leeds. Return on the 15.13 train from Garsdale to Ribblehead/Leeds.
Date and time: 
Thu, 03/05/2018 (All day)
3 miles
Leeds - Settle - Carlisle
Last updated by David Singleton on 28/02/2018