The Essex flag shows the three Saxon seaxes and the county's motto is Many Minds, One Heart. The number of people living there is just under 1.4 million (this excludes those living in the London Boroughs and that will soon be explained). To discuss the map, Chelmsford is the county town (the phrase still exists, yet in 2012 it became a city and is the only city in Essex). The county is surrounded by Suffolk, Greater London, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire. Kent is across the Thames estuary and that river runs into the North Sea. With regard to the border of Essex and Greater London, in 1965 the border was altered and what was classed as being part of Essex then became part of Greater London. Even though that is the case many people, living in those London Boroughs, do class themselves as coming from Essex.
I am afraid I have not yet completed the locations in Essex; however there are some to see and below is a list of the first letters of them.
Locations' First Letter
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