Fitton Frolic

Shelley was in the past an important centre - in The British Empire no less - for the making of 'Stays' better known as corsets. Albert Fitton was a corsteer extraordinaire.



OS Grid Reference:SE

Time:About 2 hours

Grade:A few steeper slopes-could be muddy

Public Transport:By Bus: Services 80, 81, 82, 85, 85A from Huddersfield. Bus and Train Services are correct as of December 2011. Please check at for timetables.

Parking: Shelley Village Hall

Refreshments: Pennine Garden Centre, Dearne Coffee Shop, Pubs: Flying Ferret, Rising Sun.

Accommodation:Self catering:

To follow Albert Fitton on his walk:

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