Walkley Historians – Rawson Spring: A Perambulation of a Lost Wood

Sunday, 25th June 2023

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Start/finish junction Walkley Road/Burnaby Cres.



Rawson Spring Wood, between Walkley Road and Langsett Road, had disappeared by the 1850s, but you can still find traces of its boundaries in the urban landscape. What went on there, and what exactly was a ‘spring wood’?
VENUE: Start and finish at junction of Walkley Road and Burnaby Crescent.
All ages welcome but children must be accompanied.
No refreshments available at this event.
COST: Free
CONTACT: Hugh Waterhouse on 07743 394 203
DISABLED ACCESS: A walk on tarmaced pavements and paths – some steep slopes.