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Stillington Forest Park

Stillington, TS21 1JD

Explore the scenic Stillington Forest Park, a transformed wildlife haven that was one the site of a ironworks industry,

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1.6 kms

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Begin your adventure at the ornate parish church in Stillington village.
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Stillington Church
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Begin your adventure at the ornate parish church in Stillington village.

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The full name of the church is "St John the"... what? (one word). Hint, you may need to look for a wooden board by the corner of the boundary wall.

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The foundation stone for St John’s Church was laid in 1879. The building was completed 1880. Photo credit: Stillington & Whitton

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Entrance Arch
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Exit the church grounds and look for the entrance archway to Stillington Forest Park, located near the church perimeter wall.

The shape of which slimy creature can be found at the top of the metal panel to the left of the sculptured archway? (one word)

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Stillington was formed as an extension of the Carlton Iron Works, with the first houses being built for the workforce in the late 1870's. The Carlton Iron Works closed in 1935.

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Welcome Board
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Enter Stillington Forest Park and look for an information board close by, to the left of the footpath.

How many feet high was the mound of waste slag that used to be piled here? (enter the number only)

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The slag heap was a popular playground for local children. It was eventually removed in 1970 and used for the construction of the A1 motorway.

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Stillington Pond
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Follow the main tarmac path until you reach Stillington pond. Walk a little way around the pond (on the main path) and locate some picnic benches.

How many picnic benches can be found by the pond?

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Picnic Benches
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Continue along the tarmac path for approximately 200 metres and locate another two picnic benches. Look for an orienteering marker (a small red square) located on a post on the opposite side of the path to the picnic benches.

What are the three numbers / letters that can be found on the orienteering marker?

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Stillington originally had a railway station. However the last passenger services ran in 1952. The building was demolished in 1965 after a fire caused irreparable damage.

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Into The Woods
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Turn around and return to the picnic benches near Stillington pond. turn left at the junction by a small bench and walk away from the pond along a smaller trail. Where the trail enters the woods look for another orienteering marker to the left of the trail.

What are the three numbers / letters that can be found on the orienteering marker?

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The Bridge
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Continue along the trail until it ends at a T-junction. Turn right and walk along a trail, keeping the fence to your left-side. When you reach a small footbridge look for another orienteering marker.

What are the two numbers / letters that can be found on the orienteering marker?

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Sir Anthony Carlisle (1768-1840) was born in Stillington. Sir Anthony was a surgeon and inventor who co-discovered electrolysis, which uses an electrical current to separate minerals.

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The Fork
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Walk across the footbridge and follow the trail a short distance until you reach a fork.

What are the two numbers / letters that can be found on the orienteering marker?

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Industry To Nature
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At the fork take the trail to the right, following the trail until it returns to the tarmac path and turn left. Please note: there are several trails and they all return to the main path after a few hundred metres. Look for a large info board titled 'Industry To Nature' near the park entrance.

In which year were two blast furnaces built here?

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Village Hall
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Exit Stillington Forest Park and turn right, following the path/road away from St John's church until you reach the village hall.

In which year was this building opened as the Whitton & Stillington Board Schools?

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Aside from changing from a school to a village hall, the building itself has changed very little since it was constructed in 1877.

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