Saturday, 22 July 2017 (Group: Inner London)
Start time 10:35
10.5 miles / 16.9 km
Party One. MANNINGTREE via DEDHAM & STRATFORD ST. MARY &FLATFORD MILL [LINEAR WALK] (10 ½ miles)
Party Two. MANNINGTREE via DEDHAM & FLATFORDMILL [LINEAR WALK]. (8 miles).
EXPLORER MAP number(s) 196.
Leaders :ROGER KEMP & KEITH EVANS.
Meet LIVERPOOL STREET . Train leaves at 9.30am. Probably Platform 9.
Book cheapest day return to MANNINGTREE.
Calling at Stratford (London) 9.38am; Chelmsford10.03am, Colchester 10.23am, arriving Manningtree at 10.31am, when the walksbegin.
PARTY ONE. This walk will pass through (but not stop) Dedham. Lunch will be at THEBLACK HORSE at STRATFORD ST. MARY. Inthe afternoon we shall stop for tea at Flatford Mill, then different route backto Manningtree station, where there is also a waiting room with cafe, bar andtoilets [ 10 ½ miles].
PARTY TWO. This walk will allow for time at Dedham to have a lookaround and for lunch. Here there arevarious pubs, cafes and an art centre, so there is a wide choice of refreshmentplaces. The leader will tell you where and when to meet up again to re-commencethe walk. If the group separates, please be back on time, as the others will bewaiting and the walk will have to continue. In the afternoon we shall stop fortea at Flatford Mill, then different route back to Manningtree station, wherethere is also a waiting room with cafe, bar and toilets. [8 miles].
RETURN: Return trains are from MANNINGTREE are at 00 and 30 minutes past the hour.
There are drop-out points at both Dedham and StratfordSt. Mary. Bus route 80. Note: This service is infrequent and is not recommended.
NB You can check nearer the date for any changes ofdetails. None are expected.