TL4405 : Gibbons Bush Green

near to Epping Green, Essex, Great Britain

Gibbons Bush Green
Gibbons Bush Green
Gibbons Bush Green (on the left of the picture, bounded by the track) adjoins Epping Long Green. Although now scrub and secondary woodland, in the past the Green would have been a tye used for grazing. Compare to TL4406 : Severs Green.
Epping Long Green
Historically this part of Epping pre-dates the current town of Epping which lies to the south. Epping Long Green straddles the hamlet of Epping Green and is bisected by Epping Road.

Epping Long Green is an Epping Forest Green Lane which in the past would have provided grazing land for local people and drovers. These lanes linked Waltham Abbey, Harlow, Latton Priory and the surrounding villages.

Footpaths and bridleways link Epping Long Green to Galleyhill Green TL4004 : Bridleway through Galleyhill Green and thence to Aimes Green TL3902 : Epping Forest, Aimes Green.
Epping Forest
Epping Forest (formerly known as Waltham Forest) is an ancient woodland north-east of London. As a former royal forest dating from the 12th century, it is managed by the City of London Corporation.

The forest is 2,476 hectares in area, comprising woodland, grassland and open heath, forming a 19km long green corridor.

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2011
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Geograph (Third Visitor for TL4405)
Date Taken
Saturday, 15 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 16 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Boundary, Barrier  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Roads, Road transport  Woodland, Forest  Park and Public Gardens 
Place (from Tags)
Epping Long Green  Epping Forest 
County (from Tags)
Essex 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4415 0588 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:43.9862N 0:5.1611E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4412 0587
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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