A lovely walk along the Essex Way from Wakes Colne and Chappel to see the viaduct.
Date: 12th October 2016 Distance: 8.96km (5.56 Miles) Parking: Roadside by Station
Start Location: Wakes Colne Station Ascent (m/ft): 93m (305ft) Weather:

Mostly Sunny

Time Started: 11:00 Highest Point:   Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 2 Hours 47 Minutes        
Route: Wakes Colne - Mill - Chappel - Chappel Viaduct - Essex Way - Crepping Hall - Wakes Colne

A train on display by the railway museum.

Wakes Colne mill.


The church in Chappel.


Chappel Viaduct. One of the largest brick structures in the country.


On the other side of the viaduct.

An old World War 2 Pillbox.


Looking down onto the railway line.