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Sun Aug 22nd 2004
Joint Ride to Kingston Bagpuize house
Leader:
Robert Bley
Start Time:
9:00 am
Start Location:
WMP
Description:
Ride from Wantage at 9 or meet us for coffee at Millet's Farm from 10. Leaving 10:30ish for a roundabout ride to Charney Bassett for a picnic lunch on the green then a vist to house and gardens from 2pm. Entry adults
Riders:
Angela Douglas (dec)
Brian Hipwell
Brigitte Hickman
Catherine Hickman
Diane Stuckey
Edith Hipwell
Helen Beane
Jan McCabe
Jane Pearson
John Holding
Kevin Hickman
Liz Russell
Robert Bley
Steve Swanton
Riders = 14
Report:
4 riders met in Wantage at 9am (twice as many as I was expecting). To avoid Grove and Denchworth and so as not to arrive too early at Millets, we took a roundabout route at relaxed pace. Intitally we headed East out to Lockinge and then north over Lains Barn. We were somewhat surprised to find ourselves being overtaken by a fleet of vintage cars along Grove Park Lane. At the A338 we turned left to Hanney, through both villages and then right to Lyford. Right again, then through Garford to the A338 and left at the cross-roads to Millets.
Liz and Jane were already waiting for us at coffee. We were soon joined by Team Hickman and then 4 from Oxford including newcomer Elaine from Iowa. Diane took her leave to cycle home.
After a relaxed stop, we headed out to Bampton via Charney Bassett, Gainfield and Buckland. Once there , there was a great inspection of maps to decide on the route back to CB for lunch. Having agreed that the ford at Duxford would be impassable after all the heavy rain, it was decided to retrace our steps.
Edith and Brian were waiting for us on the village green and were amused to spy the main group turn left at the T-junction to head off in the direction of Southmoor.
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Start Locations
WMP
Wantage Market Place
OMH
Old Mill Hall, Grove
Categories
1* - Suitable for irregular, social, beginner or family riders, pace will match the slower riders. Not hilly or long. Expect rides up to 3 hours. Gentle exercise.
2* - Suitable for regular riders who prefer to cover some distance but at a more relaxed pace. Likely to be half-day rides. Solid exercise.
3* - Suitable for experienced riders, may be hilly, long, quick, or any combination! Likely to be half or full-day rides. Challenging exercise.
4* - Suitable for athletic riders who can ride safely above the 3* standard. Quick rides for the fit.
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