Monthly Archives: January 2018

188. St Osyth to Clacton-on-Sea

July 2007 At last after all that walking around estuaries, rivers and creeks I was going to reach the open sea again on this walk, ending at the large resort of Clacton-on-Sea. As St Osyth does not have a railway … Continue reading

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187. Wivenhoe to St Osyth

July 2007 Despite all the problems I had with trains at the end of my last walk I decided to take the train again for this walk as it is now nearly a 2 hour drive from home to the … Continue reading

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186. Colchester to Wivenhoe

June 2007 This ended up being a rather shorter walk than I had planned, for reasons that I’ll explain later. I had hoped to reach the sea but in fact I only made it part way along the banks of … Continue reading

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185. Mersea Island to Colchester

June 2007 For this walk I need to cross the river Colne which means taking a long diversion inland to the town of Colchester which is the first bridge across the river. There is, in theory, a ferry further south, … Continue reading

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184. Mersea Island

May 2007 Continuing my theme of visiting all the islands as well as walking the mainland coast, I decided to walk around Mersea Island too. It could be done in one day and I’ve found all the islands I’ve visited … Continue reading

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