WESTLEIGH PARISH

THE OLD ROAD(TRACK) TO SHORE 1828 +/-


This track was most likely used down to the river to obtain a ferry to and from Appledore, Instow and places and to ship in goods or export from the Quarry


In 1824 there was no road along the bottom till later when the rail line was built, the main road ran through Eastleigh












The start at Westleigh                    Said to be old Toll gate stone         The only old stone work that can                                                                                                       be seen








Looking from Westleigh                  Looking back to the village              Half way down









Well overgrown                              Nearly at bottom                           At bottom just past gate which is                                                                                                          now all marshes at the time of                                                                                                                                          looking