The man who has walked and still is walking, the Peak District,
Britain, Europe and the World; he has no equal.
Peak district walk guides. Essex walk guides. Hertfordshire walk guides. Books by John Merrill. Day challenge walks. Pilgrimage guides.
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ESSEX WITCH'S DAY CHALLENGE WALK
25 mile circular walk from Braintree passing many areas where witches were known in the 16th. & 17th. centuries. Plus the sites of two martyr burnings in 1555 and the amazing village of Coggeshall.
ESSEX WITCH WALKS
8 WALKS exploring the Essex witch history - the Witch County of England. Fascinating walks to see where they were active, their jails, assizes, from the first to be hung to the last in the 16th. and 17th. century.
WALKING THE ESSEX COASTLINE
The stories of John's 283 mile walk around the coastline, with maps, walk descriptions, and photographs. Wire bound. 224 pages A5
THE EPPING FOREST CHALLENGE WALK
21 Mile circular challenge walk with 1,100 feet ascent from Waltham Abbey and exploring much of the forest. Badge and certificate for the successful!
SHORT CIRCULAR WALKS IN EPPING FOREST
11 circular walks - 7 - 8 miles long, covering the whole forest, with maps and history notes.
CIRCULAR WALKS IN EPPING FOREST DISTRICT
10 circular walks with maps and history notes.
WALKING AROUND THE ISLANDS OF ESSEX
Beautiful walks around Mersea Island (15 miles), Canvey Island (15 miles), Wallasea Island (10 miles), Two Trees Island (3 miles), and more! Maps and history notes,
THE ESSEX PRIORY WAY - 20 MILES
A walk from Stone Point to St. Osyth Priory and on via Brightlingsea and Wivenhoe to St. Botolph's Priory in Colchester. Maps and history notes.
OUR LADY OF ULTING PILGRIMAGE WALK - 16 MILES
A circular walk from Danbury to a medieval pilgrimage site....beautiful walk.
WALKING THE CHELMER AND BLACKWATER NAVIGATION - 20 MILES
Beautiful walk from Maldon via the navigation to Chelmesford - a forgotten navigation.
THE MANDEVILLE MONKS WAY - 42 MILES
Traces the monks route from All Saints church, Edmonton Green (London) via the Lee and Stort Navigations to Bishop's Stortford and onto Audley End and Saffron Walden. Badge and certificate available
ST CEDD'S PILGRIMAGE WALK - 26 MILES
Figure of 8 walk from Southminster around to Dengie Peninsula to St. Peter's Chapel on the wall, founded by St. Cedd - a beautiful walk!
SHORT CIRCULAR WALKS AROUND SAFFRON WALDEN
12 WALKS - 4 to 8 miles ,long exploring the hidden walking gem of Essex. Walks from Saffron Walden, Audley End, Sewards End, Tilty, Thaxted, Radwintwer, Widdington, Hempstead, Newport, The Green, Little Easton, Debden and the Weald Country Park. A5 104 pages. Wire-bound.