Photos of Stage 18
Merstham to Boxhill (10.5 miles)
The route is hilly & undulating. It starts from The Feathers Hotel at Merstham and follows the North Downs Way through Gatton Park and up onto Reigate Hill. It then diverts through Buckland Heights and Headley Common then rejoins the North Downs Way to finish ay the Boxhill Information Centre. With some of the photos below you can click on them to view a larger image.
Quality Street sign at Merstham.
Dovecote just north of Quality Street.
Merstham Cricket Club.
North Downs Way path past Merstham Cricket Club.
Across Reigate Hill Golf Club.
Into the grounds of the Royal Alexandra & Albert School at Gatton Park.
National Trust sign, Gatton Park.
Reigate & Gatton noticeboard.
Snacks & Refreshments at Wray Lane Car Park,
The view over Reigate.
Plaque at Wray Lane Car Park Viewpoint.
North Downs Way footbridge over A217.
North Downs Way board at Reigate Hill - click for a larger image,
Entrance to a Pill-Box near Reigate Hill.
North Downs Way Path at Reigate Hill,
Lieutenant-Colonel Robert William Inglis' Georgian Pavilion and its Solar System ceiling.
North Downs Way after Reigate Hill.
Coal Post near to Buckland Heights.
Path leaves North Downs Way before Buckland Heights.
Narrow Path towards Buckland Heights.
Out of Tye Lane and across Headley Common Road.
Headley Cricket Club.
Headley Heath Tea Shop.
Path from car park to cross Headley Heath..
Headley Heath sign - click for a larger image.
View from Leopold Salomons’ Memorial, Boxhill.
John Logie Baird lived at Swiss Cottage next to the Finish.
The grave of Major Peter Labelliere (1726 – 1800), near to Swiss Cottage.
The Finish Area at Box Hill Information Centre.
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