Monday, 11 July 2011

Thames Tributary Cripsey Brook - Ongar

Thames Tributary Cripsey Brook
The brook flows south east towards the River Roding and is joined by a tributary from the west.


Post to the north Shelley
Post to the west Greensted
Post to the east Ongar

Auckingford Gardens
Auckingford Green
Auckingford House

Epping Road
Vojan Indian Restaurant
Ackingford Bridge. The bridge was rebuilt in timber in 1806. Since replaced. It crosses the Cripsey Brook
Milestone

Long Walk
This avenue was lined with elms, many destroyed by Dutch Elm disease

Ongar Wood
A small wood by the Cripsey Brook. In the 19th it was twice the size it is now and much in the south was destroyed in the 20th. There is much c coppicing and there is Hornbeam), Ash), Field Maple and Haze interspersed with some oak.

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