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Leave the Grange Farm site and travel south west for 29 miles to Newmarket. Take the A134 for 7 miles, at roundabout take 3rd exit A1065 for 14 miles, at next roundabout 4th exit A11 for 6 miles then fork left onto A1304 for 2 miles and arrive.

Newmarket

A town in Suffolk set amongst chalk heathland, a small attractive market town with the modern Guineas Shopping Centre set in the Historic surrounding. Newmarket is the historic home of horseracing and known as the Global Centre of Thoroughbred Horseracing. Points of interest National Horseracing Museum, Clock Tower and All Saints Church.

Newmarket

Newmarket

Newmarket

Newmarket

Newmarket

Newmarket

Resume trip travel northwest for 14 miles to Cambridge. Turn left onto A1304 for 2 miles at roundabout 3rd exit for 3 miles merge A14 for 9 miles and arrive

Cambridge

A university town dating back to the Bronze Age and Rome times lays in East Anglia on the River Cam surrounded by Silicon Valley and the Fens. Explore the magnificent views from the river of Colleges and the Roman and Medieval Buildings. Main points of interest are the University of Cambridge, Peter House College and the oldest building St Benets Church.

Cambridge

Cambridge

Cambridge

Cambridge

Cambridge

Cambridge

Resume the trip and travel west for 28 miles on the A14 into Bury St Edmonds.

Bury St Edmonds

This Medieval market is town situated in Suffolk and surrounded by countryside and is known for the Abbey ruins with many attractions. Explore the prestigious Arc Shopping Centre and an award-winning market. Discover the elegant Georgian Square with its many historic buildings and glorious Cathedral and Gardens with its visual charm. Many points of interest including the Abbey Gardens set in the ruins, 15th century St Mary’s Church with a hammer-beam angle roof and the Malt House, a unique attraction with a wealth of history inside the 17th century building.

Bury St Edmonds

Bury St Edmonds

Bury St Edmonds

Bury St Edmonds

Bury St Edmonds

Bury St Edmonds

Resume trip and travel south for 13 miles on the A134 into Thetford.

Thetford

This market town located south of the Thetford Forest near the Thet River dates back to the late Iron Age and early Roman Periods and known for the Thetford Hoard (Treasures) dating back to the late 4th century. One point of interest is the Thetford Castle, the ruins are located in Castle Hill and a local park known as The Motte and Bailey Castle, a walking area with grass mounds. Visit the 1829 Town Bridge, a cast iron bridge over the river Ouse with a statue Arthur Lowe in the character of Captain Mainwaring from Dads Army close by sitting on a bench. Points of interest are the Signpost with figures on both sides of a cross and the Priory Gardens, the ruins of the 1103 Priory Monastery. You can view the remains of the lower wall of the church and cloister, plus the shell of the Priors lodgings and the almost complete 14th century Gatehouse.

Thetford

Thetford

Thetford

Thetford

Thetford

Thetford