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Edgar Eastall's Church 'Fields' Way


63 km / 39 miles
Starting from Panfield the route links the churches in a cluster of eight settlement names ending in 'field' found by Edgar Eastall near his home in Braintree, a search provoked by his sonís move to Hudders'field'. The detailed route description, adverbially enlivened, includes schematic maps. Using public transport the route can provide two midweek linear outings each of around 20 miles from Bocking to Wethersfield and back.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Easy
Start and Finish: TL738253 - St Mary's Church, Panfield, Essex View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Edgar Eastall's Church 'Fields' Way  (Braintree & District Outdoor Pursuits  - 2004 )


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 155, 167
OS Landranger Active 155, 167
OS Explorer 195
OS Explorer Active 195

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Route Profile:

63.4 km (39.4 miles)
536 m (1,759 ft) ascent
104 m (341 ft)  maximum height

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