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Confirmed Public Path Orders and Modification Orders and Agreements

This page features permanent changes to the public rights of way network made in the last six months.

You may like to note these down on your Ordnance Survey maps, until they appear on the next edition.

Public Path Orders and Modification Orders in the last six months

Diversion of footpath 345012 at Foxhill, Matterdale Parish

Parish: Matterdale

Location: Foxhill, Matterdale Parish

Path: Footpath 345012

Proposal:  Divert the footpath running through Foxhill to a new line through fields to the west of the property, between NY 4109 2396 and NY 4128 2438.

Objection and Representation Period:  8 July 2018 to 6 August 2018

Link to Order and Notice:  Notice and Order

Creation of Bridleway 510040, Boat House to Larch Cottage, Claife Parish

Parish:  Claife

Proposal:  We have entered into an agreement with the landowner to create a bridleway from Boat House to Larch Cottage from SD 3626 9666 to SD 3619 9685 in Claife Parish, which is part of the Near Sawrey to Hawkshead off-road path.

Objection and Representation Period:  None

Date agreement effective:  21 May 2018

Link to map:  Bridleway 510040

Date to remove from website:  14 January 2019

Creation of Footpath 511093, Border Moss Wood, Colton Parish

Parish: Colton Parish

Proposal: We have entered into an agreement with the landowner to create a footpath from the C5024 (Rusland Valley Road) at SD 3472 8664 generally westwards through Border Moss Wood and along river embankment to the existing footpath to the east end of Crooks Bridge.

Objection and Representation Period: None

Date agreement effective:  11 June 2018

Link to Map: Border Moss Wood

Remove from website: Monday 31 December, 2018

Diversion of footpath 583005, Orchard House, Witherslack Parish

Parish:  Witherslack Parish

Location: Orchard House, Witherslack

Path:  Footpath 583005

Proposal: Divert two sections of the footpath at Orchard House to a line a few metres further west (SD 4312 8400 to SD 4311 8406) and a few metres further north (SD 4313 840-7 to SD 4316 8409).

Objection and Representation Period: 28 June to 27 July 2018

Link to Order and Notice: Orchard House, Withersack

Diversion of Footpath 427041 at Long Garth, and creation of Footpath 427057 West of Frith Hall, Ulpha Parish

Parish:  Ulpha Parish

Location:  Long Garth and West of Frith Hall, Ulpha

Path: Footpah 427041

Proposal: Divert the path at Long Garth, from the road at SD 1807 9196 from a line through the new barn to SD 1813 9220 to a new route through the field to the west, and create a footpath from the footpath near Low Craghall (SD 1836 9172) eastwards to the public road at Frith Hall (SD 1878 9156).

Objection and Representation Period:  28 June 2018 - 9 August 2018

Link to: Creation Order west of Frith HallDiversion Order Long Garth and Notice

Modification of right of way 307012/305003, Pooley Bridge to Beckfoot (Moor Divock), Parishes of Barton and Askham

Parish: Barton and Askham Parishes

Proposal: To modify the definitive map status of the right of way from Roehead (Pooley Bridge) over Moor Divock to Widewath/Beckfoot (Heltondale) to a restricted byway.

Objection and Representation Period: 19 May 2018 to 28 June 2018

Link to Order and Notice:  Notice,  RoW 307012/305003

Modification of Rights of Way 585023, 523003, 523005, 361005, 355001 & 361004 "Old Shap Road", Parishes of Whitwell & Selside, Fawcett Forest, Shap Rural and Orton

Parish:  Whitwell & Selside, Fawcett Forest, Shap Rural, Orton Parishes

Proposal:  Modify the definitive map status of various sections of the Old Shap Road to Restricted Byways rather than Public Bridleways, as follows:

  • Old Plough to Bannisdale; NY 5320 0021 to NY 5411 0099
  • Thorn Cottage to Wolfhowe; NY 5422 0132 to NY 5469 0238
  • Hause Foot to Shap Summit: NY 5501 0555 to NY 5529 0680
  • Packhorse Hill; NY 5532 0683 to NY 5655 0866

Objection and Representation Period: 17 May 2018 to 28 June 2018

Link to Orders and Notice: Notice, RoW 585023 Old Shap Road, RoW 523003 Old Shap Road, RoW 523005/361005 Old Shap Road, RoW 355001/361004 Old Shap Road

Creation of Extension of Footpath 306031 The Millennium Path, Bampton Parish

Parish:  Bampton Parish

Proposal:  We have entered into an agreement with the landowner to create an extension to Public Footpath 306031, The Millennium Path, Bampton Parish from NY 5182 1810 to NY 5184 1809.

Objection and Representation Period:  None

Date agreement effective:  9 April 2018

Link to Notice and Map: Notice and Map

Date to remove from website:  Tuesday 9 October 2018

Creation of Public Footpath 528041, Close Wood & Kirk Doors, Haverthwaite Heights, Haverthwaite Parish

Parish:  Haverthwaite Parish

Proposal:  We have entered into an agreement with the landowner to create a footpath through Close Wood, Haverthwaite Heights, from SD 3464 8495 to SD 3472 8508 (as shown on A-B-C) and we have dedicated a section of path on our own land through Kirk Doors from SD 3458 8469 to SD 3464 8495 to as shown (C-D).

Objection and Representation Period:  None

Date agreement effective:  14 November 2017

Links to maps:  Haverthwaite Heights

Date to remove from website:  Thursday 23 May 2018

Footpaths 511091 and 511092 at Summer House Knott and Landing Knott Wood, Colton Parish

Parish:  Colton Parish

Proposal:  We have entered into an agreement with the Woodland Trust to create two public footpaths, linking existing paths at SD 370 870 and SD 373 868 in Summer House Knott and Landing Knott Woods, Colton Parish.

Objection and Representation Period:  None

Date agreement effective:  14 November 2017

Link to map:  Summer House Knott and Landing Knott Wood

Date to remove from website:  24 May 2018

Restricted Byway 348043 along the public road C3033, Mosedale and Carrhead Ford, Mungrisdale Parish

Parish:  Mungrisdale Parish

Location: Mosedale and Carrhead Ford, Mungrisdale Parish

Path:  Restricted Byway 348043

Proposal:  Modify the definitive map status of the public road C3033 from Mosedale north-eastwards to the Berrier/Hesket road via Carrhead Ford to a restricted byway.

Objection and Representation Period:  11 November 2017 to 2 January 2018

Link to Order and Notice:  Byway 348043

Diversion of footpath 520029 and 520031 Manor Farm, Broughton West  Parish - and abandonment of creation order for a footpath north of Manor Farm

Parish:  Duddon Parish Council (Broughton West Parish)

Location:  Manor Farm, Broughton in Furness

Path: Footpath

Proposal:  Diverted the public footpath 520029 and 520031 from the yard at Manor Farm (SD 210 889).  The concurrent order to create a footpath north of Manor Farm (shown FZG on map) linking with an existing footpath has been abandoned.

Objection and RepresentationPeriod:  Six week from 19 October 2017

Link to Order and Notice:  Confirmed Notice Confirmed Order

Extension of Public Footpath 220050, Buttermere Lakeshore ('Muddocks Path'), Buttermere & Brackenthwaite Parish

Parish:  Buttermere & Brackenthwaite Parish

Proposal:  We have entered into an agreement with the landowner to create an extension to Public Footpath 220050 south west of Muddocks Crags, Buttermere Lakeshore, from NY 1871 1558 to NY 1912 1542.

Objection and Representation Period: None

Date agreement effective:  5 April

Link to Map:  Footpath 220050

Diversion of footpath 348019 Blakebeck Farm, Mungrisdale Parish

Parish:  Mungrisdale Parish

Location: Blakebeck Farm, Mungrisdale Parish

Path:  Footpath 348019

Proposal:  Divert the footpath through fields to the south, west and north of Blakebeck Farm onto a new more westerly route from NY 3663 2751 to NY 3663 2784.

Objection and Representation Period: Six weeks from 12 May 2017

Link to Order and Notice - Blakebeck Farm Notice and Order

Creation of public footpath 249077 and Permitted Cycle Path from Bridge Cottage to Keswick Railway through Whitehead Coppice, St John's & Castlerigg Parish

Parish:  St John's & Castlerigg Parish

We have entered into an agreement with the landowner to create a public footpath and Permitted Cycle Path from Bridge Cottage to Keswick Railway through Whitehead Coppice, St John's & Castlerigg Parish from NY 3142 2463 to NY 3127 2483

Objection and Representation Period:  None

Date Agreement effective:  Thursday 23 March 2016

Link to map:  Map

On website until 7 October 2017

Creation of footpath 581082 and widening of footpath 581029, Elleray Woods and south of Orrest Head, Windermere Parish

Parish:  Windermere Parish

Proposal: We have entered into an agreement with the landowner (South Lakeland District Council) to dedicate a footpath in Elleray Woods and to widen an existing footpath south of Orrest Head, Windermere.

Date agreement effective:  8 February 2017

Link to map: Elleray Woods and south of Orrest Head

Creation of a number of footpaths and bridleways River Esk and Hows Wood - Eskdale Parish

Parish: Eskdale Parish

Proposal: We have entered into agreements with the landowners to dedicate a number of public paths, and dedicated a section on its own land, namely:

1. Bridleway along the riverbank from Trough House Bridge to Stanley Ghyll Beck.

2. Bridleway along the old tramway from Church House to and across the river.

3. Footpath from Stanley Ghyll Beck along the riverbank to the above bridleway.

4 Circular footpath around How Wood, with Southern spur to Holy Well and the River Esk.

Date agreement effective:  17 January 2017

Link to map:  Map 1 Map 2 Map 3

Creation of bridleway 512074/512075, alongside B5285, Coniston Parish

Parish:  Coniston Parish

Proposal:  We have entered into an agreement with the landowner (The National Trust) to dedicate a public bridleway over a roadside path (part of which was already a public footpath) alongside the B5285 from Yewdale Bridge, Coniston to the Tarn Hows road above Monk Coniston.

Objection and Representation Period:  None

Date agreement effective:  8 November 2016

Link to Map: Map

Remove Wednesday 23 August 2017