Isobel walks along The Walls by the estuary

Isobel walks along The Walls by the estuary

A derelict sign for a tea rooms in Mistley

Mistley Towers - the remains of a Georgian church

A shelter on the estuary shores

A London train heads into Manningtree station

Some geese take flight over the estuary

Looking out across the shoreline to the Stour

Isobel stumps about in the littoral zone

Nice Georgian buildings on High Street

On old shop sign: Townsends

Another traditional sign for Bates upholstery

The Lane, just off the High Street

There are a lot of funeral directors around

A nice little traditional hardware shop

A K6 phonebox outside the town hall

The Manningtree Ox notes a Shakespear connection

We're in Hobson's café

The very wonky Mogul Indian restaurant

Manningtree station

Sign of the times: the ticket office is closed