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Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation

27 km / 17 miles

Starting at All Saints Church, Maldon and exploring Heybridge Creek, and with views of Northey Island, before tracing the whole length of the Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation canal and ending in Chelmsford convenient for bus and rail links.


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Easy; Canal
TL850070 - All Saints Church, Maldon, Essex
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TL705070 - Rail and Bus Station, Chelmsford, Essex
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Boswell House Hotel  (bookable online)
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26 Km

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26.8 Km (16.7 miles)
109 m (358 ft) ascent
34 m (112 ft)  maximum height