North Tockholes heritage trail

One in a series of village based heritage trails within the West Pennine Moors.

This trail explores the fascinating industrial, religious and agricultural history of the northern part of the village of Tockholes.

The historic village of Tockholes is situated on the edge of the beautiful West Pennine Moors two miles to the west of Darwen.

The historical content of this walk is courtesy of Tockholes Time Team.

  • allow two hours for this 2 miles/5 km walk
  • 85% of the walk is on country lanes or farm tracks
  • 15% of the route is on footpaths over farmland so sturdy footwear is advisable particularly after rain
  • along the route there are 8 gates and 4 stiles.

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