We go through the Thurrock Thameside Nature Park and Stanford Warren Nature Reserve again. Corringham, Fobbing and Vange Marshes. The villages of Corringham and Fobbing, where, in 1381, the Peasant’s Revolt started. The walk ends in Pitsea but we can make a detour to Wat Tyler Country Park where you can learn all about explosives, nitroglycerin and have a cup of tea.
Buy OPDR to Pitsea. Dep. Fenchurch Street (Shoeburyness train) 9.53 (West Ham 10.03 Barking 10.08) arr. Stanford Le Hope 10.43. Lunch at the Bull in Corringham or bring picnic. OS LR 177. Leader Dominique
photo of Pitsea Marsh by Dudley Miles