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Rotherham Central Station to Rotherham Minster (All Saints Church)

Rotherham Central Station, Central Road, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S60 1QH

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Route Information

  • The following information describes the route from Rotherham Central Station to Rotherham Minster (All Saints Church).
  • The route is approximately 0.2 miles.
  • The route takes approximately 5 minutes.
  • The route covers Central Road, Bridge Street, Corporation Street, Bridgegate and Church Street.
  • The route is block paved and tarmac.
  • There is some street signage along the route.
  • The potential hazards along this route include busy roads, narrow paths and moderate slopes.

Starting Point - Rotherham Central Station

Central Road to Bridge Street

  • Exit Rotherham Central Station via the main entrance and cross over Central Road on the left.
  • The crossing is level.
  • The crossing is not marked.
  • There is tactile paving on both sides of the crossing.
  • Traffic could come from both directions.
  • After crossing Central Road, go over the bridge and turn to the left and follow the path round.
  • This leads onto Bridge Street.

Bridge Street to Corporation Street

  • Continue along Bridge Street.
  • The path along this section starts of narrow but widens once across the bridge.
  • There is an easy to moderate slope downwards on the far side of the bridge.
  • The path changes from paving slabs to block paving.
  • At the point where the path changes you will pass some gates that lead to a loading area.
  • There is the potential of traffic from both sides.
  • Continue along Bridge Street.
  • There is another easy slope as you cross over the river
  • Once over the second bridge you will come to two pedestrian crossings.
  • Both of the crossings have tactile paving.
  • Both of the crossings have dropped kerbs.
  • There are visual indicators at the crossing.
  • The height to the button is 117cm.
  • There is no buzzer on these crossings.
  • There is a cone underneath the button.
  • The height to the cone is 111cm.
  • At the first crossing the traffic comes from the right.
  • At the second crossing the traffic comes from both directions.
  • The second crossing is over a bus lane.
  • Once over the crossings turn right along Corporation Street.

Corporation Street to Bridgegate

  • Once across Corporation Street turn right.
  • Head forwards along Corporation Street.
  • The pathway narrows after approximately 10m.
  • There is a crossing here leading to a loading dock and rear access to some of the local shops.
  • The crossing is level.
  • Traffic could come from both the left and the right.
  • Once passed this crossing continue along Corporation Street to Bridgegate.
  • Turn left onto Bridgegate.

Bridgegate to Church Street

  • Continue along Bridgegate.
  • The paving along this section is a mixture of paving slabs and block paving.
  • The paving slabs can be slippery when wet.
  • The left side of the pavement is level.
  • On the right hand side of the path there is a slope.
  • There are benches along this section of the route.
  • After approximately 50m turn right to onto Church Street.

Church Street to Rotherham Minster (All Saints Church)

  • At this point you will have to cross Bridgegate.
  • The crossing is level but not marked.
  • This is mainly a pedestrian area however there may be some delivery vehicles.
  • Traffic could come from the left or the right.
  • Once over the crossing continue forward along Church Street.
  • There is a long easy slope along this section.
  • The surface can be slippery when wet.
  • At the top of the slope you will come to Market Street.
  • Turn left here to cross Church Street.
  • Traffic could come from Market Street or Church Street.
  • Once across Church Street Rotherham Minster is on your left.
  • There are steps leading up to Rotherham Minster.
  • These steps can be bypassed by going to the end of the steps.
  • The main entrance to Rotherham Minster will be ahead of you.

Finishing Point - Rotherham Minster (All Saints Church)