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Discover an old port, well-travelled dead Saints and a surprising old windmill on this short walk around the historic village of Fishlake, 8 miles east of Doncaster.

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Walk Info
3 miles (5km)
Minimum time
2 hours
23 ft (7m)
Level of difficulty
Roads & public footpaths - 1 bridge
Grid SE 65480 13131
On leads
Off Road
Public Transport
Bus - 89 Doncaster - Asken
69 Doncaster - Sykehouse
302 Hail & Ride from Thorne
On route - in Fishlake Village
Route Directions

  • Start at the Landing, just off Main Street.  Cross over the road to Hall Farm.

  • When facing Hall Farm, turn right and head towards the village centre.

  • Head past the stone cross and towards the church.  

  • Go through the church gates and around the far side of the church.  

  • Exit the church yard via the gates at the far left side of the yard.

  • Cross over the small bridge and turn left after coming through the new housing estate.

  • After crossing over the road to see the Pinfold, head back towards the Public Footpath sign pointing to the left.  

  • Follow this path past the old school.

  • At the main road, turn left, and continue along this road.  

  • At the next left follow the road all the way down to the end, and turn left again.

  • At the end of this road, turn right, and at the stone cross, head down Far Bank Lane.

  • At the end of this road, turn left and then at the end of this road, left again.

  • Head towards the start point along the main road.

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Walking in Doncaster
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