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A south to north walk across Essex

Over the next few summers,I shall walk along footpaths and byeways,as much as is practicable,in an attempt to journey,across Essex,from south to north.Tilbury,is my start point.Sadly,sprained my right ankle in July 2008.Doctor advised against rambling until the New Year.So,I wore an ankle support for 6 months.The day I took it off in January 2009,whilst walking across some rough ground,I sprained my right ankle again.Then,in March 2009,I ruptured two tendons in my left knee.MRI scan on my left knee on Sat.16th May 2009.Now,to see specialist on 6th August.It's now late October 2010 and I've about 10 miles to go to finish the Cross Essex Walk.I've reached Church End,Ashdon.2nd November 2010;I've completed my cross Essex walk.Today,I walked from Church End,Ashdon to Hadstock,famed as being the place where St.Botolph had his Minster in 677AD and then north towards Linton,Cambridgeshire.The county boundary lies about 300 hundred yards from the village of Linton.I've done it,yet a more undulating section,with some sizeable hills,I can't remember.I walked the last,footpath-free section,to be able to say,truly,I did get to the most northerly point in Essex.No Identification Marker,but I was there.
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Some  cottages  near  the  church.
Some cottages near the church.
Arundels,Grade II listed building
"Arundels",Grade II listed building
Seamus sunning  himself  on  the  lawn.
"Seamus "sunning himself on the lawn.
Bardfield  Saling  church.
Bardfield Saling church.
The  way  north.
The way north.
St. Katherine's  church.
St. Katherine's church.
Looking  down  the  hill  to  Little  Bardfield.
Looking down the hill to Little Bardfield.
You  are  here !
"You are here ! "
Gt  Clerkes  farmhouse
Gt Clerkes farmhouse
West  Wood  information  board
West Wood information board
Braintree Road
Braintree Road
St. Mary the Virgin church.
St. Mary the Virgin church.
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