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Contact Us Here at Grassholme Observatory

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WHERE TO FIND US

Near Mickleton Village, Barnard Castle

If coming from the north, take the B6277 from the A67 at Barnard Castle. Continue along the B6277 towards Mickleton. Turn off left at the western end of the village onto West Pasture Road, signposted Grassholme Reservoir. The main car park is roughly a mile up the road on the right.

If coming from the south, take the B6276 from the A66 at Brough. Continue along the B6276 for 10 miles towards Thringarth. Turn right before reaching Thringarth onto Grassholme Lane, near Selset Reservoir. Turn left onto Kelton Lane and the main car park is roughly a mile up the road on the left.

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UK map, showing where Grassholme is

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