Wellington LA21 Group

Walking With Ancestors​

A heritage walking trail in the footsteps of famous Wellington residents and visitors


Walking With Ancestors​

Discovering Wellington Project

Walking With Ancestors

Throughout Wellington’s long and
illustrious history many notable
figures have traversed the streets of
the ancient Shropshire market town.
The Walking With The Ancestors
heritage trail attempts to follow in
their footsteps, uncovering various
locations associated with an assortment
of famous, forgotten and downright
notorious characters who visited and
lived in the area, many of whom went
on to profoundly influence the course of
history in the arts, science and politics