Local Rights of Way Map

Hampshire Rights of Way

View rights of way in Hampshire at Hampshire Rights of Way Online

Rights of way in and around Compton & Shawford at rowmaps

Rights of Way around Compton & Shawford – external site – opens in a new window

Rowmaps usage notes:

  • To display adjoining areas, click and drag (or press and drag on a tablet)
  • To zoom, click on the scale at the edge of the map, or use the scroll wheel on your mouse.  On a table, you can use pinch gestures to zoom.
  • To display details about a right of way, click on it.

The popup has a button labelled “add to your route” enabling you to build a route of rights of way for a walk, run, etc. Once you’ve established your route you can ask for the route to be output in KML or GPX.


The coloured lines show the rights of way.

The following colours are used for the coloured lines:

  • footpaths: solid cyan line
  • bridleways: solid fuchsia line
  • restricted byways: solid green line
  • byways open to all traffic: solid blue line (none in our parish)

See Wikipedia Rights of Way for a readable explanation of the differences between footpaths, bridleways and restricted byways
Credits and small print

Rowmaps www.rowmaps.com is a project to show rights of way on maps.

The underlying map on this web page is provided by OpenStreetMap and its contributors. It is subject to this Copyright and it is released with a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 licence. The notation used by the OSM map is shown on this web page.

You can also choose the underlying mapping to be Ordnance Survey or Bing.

Data containing details of the rights of way have been released under licence by
the councils of Barnsley, Bedford, Bexley, Bolton, Bristol (City of), Calderdale, Cardiff, Central Bedfordshire, Ceredigion, Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Chester, Cornwall, Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Durham, East Riding of Yorkshire, East Sussex, Essex, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Hertfordshire, Kirklees, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, North Lincolnshire, North York Moors National Park, Northumberland, Nottingham (City of), Nottinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Pembrokeshire, Poole, Redcar and Cleveland, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Rochdale, Rotherham, Rutland, Salford, Shropshire, Slough, Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Southampton (City of), Staffordshire, Stockton on Tees, Swansea, Tameside, Thurrock, Torbay, Torfaen, Wakefield, Warrington, West Berkshire, West Sussex, Wigan, Wiltshire, Windsor and Maidenhead, Worcestershire, Wrexham and York.

An authority’s Definitive Map is the authoritative source of their rights of way.

The details of the public rights of way network contained in an authority’s data are for information only, and are an interpretation of the Definitive Map, not the Definitive Map itself, and should not be relied on for determining the position or alignment of any public right of way.

For legal purposes, an authority’s data does not replace their Definitive Map.
And changes may have been made to the Definitive Map that are not included in their data.
The authority’s data contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2013.

Attempting to view this data with more detail than 1:10000 may produce an inaccurate rendering of the route of a public right of way.

This data is used to generate the coloured lines.