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St Cedd's Pilgrimage

35 km / 22 miles

This figure of eight Pilgrimage walk is on level ground with views as you walk around this remote corner of Essex and England. An area of wide landscapes and large farms much of it you will have to yourself and the birds. The simple chapel of St. Peter on the Wall is the goal with time for contemplation and connection to Mother Earth.


Path Type
Other Paths
Easy; Coastal; Pilgrimage
Start and Finish
TQ958996 - St Peter's Church, Southminster, Essex
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

St Cedd's Pilgrimage (John Merrill Foundation - 2010)
Badge & Certificate
Badge & Certificate
Badge & Certificate for Pilgrim Ways (John Merrill Foundation)


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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path
Along Path
The Victory at Mersea  (bookable online)
3 Km
18 Km
Hall Farm Cottages  (bookable online)
5 Km
35 Km

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Route Profile:

34.6 Km (21.5 miles)
164 m (538 ft) ascent
35 m (115 ft)  maximum height