Stocksbridge - The Steel Town Heritage Walk

09 Sep 2022 10:30 - 12:00

A short walk around Stocksbridge to introduce the history of the steelworks of Samuel Fox, home of the Paragon umbrella. We will also visit heritage buildings and hear more about the early Coop movement.

Led by Ruth Morgan and Daphne Mather from Stocksbridge and District History Society.

This walk is in partnership with Heritage Open Days.

Sorry, but only assistance dogs are allowed on festival walks.

Additional Information

  • 0.6 miles (1km)
  • Start: Outside Zorro's Cafe by the fountains in Fox Valley shopping mall off Manchester Road (SK274985)
  • Parking: Free for 4 hours in Fox Valley
  • Public transport: Yellow tram to Middlewood then the Tramlink SL1/1a bus.
  • Terrain: Mostly level
  • Grade: easy