Wrabness House For Essex to Harwich Ha’Penny Pier

Walk 12: Thursday 8th July 2021

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Distance: 7 miles

We take the final UK miles of cross- European Trail E2 to the ferry terminal at Parkeston Quay and then enter the Georgian old town of Harwich.

Friday 9th July is a rest day

To all walkers:
There are two official meeting locations per day, one is at the start and the other is near the walk mid-point.
Mile numbers that the sections correspond to are next to the times below. Please arrive 20 minutes beforehand to avoid delaying the walk departure.

If you only wish to walk your one-mile stretch and walk along with the walking party as it comes through your section, please confirm this with the Project Coordinator who will be sending all walkers some detailed emails in the next few weeks. If you don’t receive any emails about the walks, please email sarah@kinetika.co.uk

Please only attend the walks if you have booked.


Please arrive 20 minutes beforehand.

  • Start point 10AM: (Miles 161 – 163) A House for Essex, Black Boy Ln, Wrabness, Manningtree CO11 2TP
  • Mid point 11:30AM: (Miles 164 – 167) Castle inn and campsite, The St, Ramsey, Harwich CO12 5HH
  • End point 1:30PM: Ha’Penny Pier, View Point Rd, Harwich CO12 3HH


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Mile Marker Map

Start points of walks are shown with bouncing markers. Click a marker to reveal what mile number it is and what day of the walk it occurs on.


 Please note: The routes and mile markers were mapped in February. It is possible that some changes will be needed before the walk itself takes place, for example because of temporary path closures, weather events, and tidal conditions. If there are changes, we will walk an alternative route that is as close as possible to the planned route, and keep the mile markers as close to the originals too. If route lines appear to stray off public rights of way, this will not happen in reality and route lines will be adjusted as more accurate information from walk leaders is available. ‘Miles’ at the start and end of days may be slightly more or less than one mile.

Finding the Gems

The miles have all be claimed for this stretch of the route and images and words are beginning to arrive.  Thank you to all the contributors.

Wrabness to Harwich Miles

Mile 162 by Nelleke van Helfteren
Mile 162 by Nelleke van Helfteren

Mile 162 by Helen Scadding
Mile 162 by Nelleke van Helfteren

Mile 162 on Map

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