East Mersea, Tollesbury, Ulting, Boreham, Essex 150619

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Dedham mill see Fri 14 locations

Mersea Island, Cudmore Grove Country Park. Walk to beach, turn right, go along to where the cliff sticks out. High tide is best.

51°47’28.1″N 0°59’43.9″E

IF DRIVING, be aware that the road onto the island will flood before and after high tide, especially on a spring tide.

Ferry across from and back to Brightlingsea


On hour from B’sea, 15 mins past hour return, 10am-4pm



Tollesbury, Woodup pool

On a spring tide and the roads around the pool could be flooded before and after as well at high tide.


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Ulting Church

Park for the church, walk down, through gate, to far side of church, river bank. Some locals have not welcomed swimmers, but as long as we are respectful to the churchyard we should be able to swim.

Train and walk possible – in swim walks book


map showing Boreham and Ulting

Boreham Church Road

Park in laybys near bridge, get in just above bridge, easy entry.


Locations for Fri 14

Locations for Sun 16

Locations for Mon 17

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