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Essex Instagram pictures of the week: 11 of our favourites

PUBLISHED: 12:12 21 November 2017 | UPDATED: 12:12 21 November 2017

Thaxted Windmill and Church (c) Mark Seton, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Thaxted Windmill and Church (c) Mark Seton, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)


We never tire of admiring gorgeous photographs of Essex. Here’s our round-up of 11 of your best Instagram pics.

1. We love the winding streets of Colchester...

2. Especially when they lead to places like Castle Park’s fish pond

3. The countryside near Saffron Walden is ideal for an autumn walk with the pooch...

A post shared by Emma Chapman (@ec263) on

4. It’s really prettier than a Christmas card out there

A post shared by Nital Rathod (@nunu901) on

5. Essex pups just love autumn!

A post shared by David Lee. (@benthecollie) on

6. We adore Chelmsford Cathedral by artificial light

A post shared by James Hayden (@jamesmhayden) on

7. It could still be summer by the sea in Southend

8. There’s something so graceful and calming about boats bobbing on the waters around Essex

A post shared by Alex Emmons (@alex_emmons) on

9. Is there a building more iconic in Essex than the Thaxted Windmill?

10. Must be quite the view of Mersea Island from this helicopter!

11. These colours at Manningtree are out of this world - the perfect pic to end this week’s round-up.


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