TM0715 : Swans on the Borrowdyke

taken 9 years ago, near to East Mersea, Essex, Great Britain

Swans on the Borrowdyke
Swans on the Borrowdyke
Borrowdykes are the ditches that are left once the soil is excavated and thrown up to make a sea wall. They can also be pumped to dry out the land for farming. Water levels in the fields beyond have been artificially managed to beneift birdlife for the last ten years under the DEFRA Essex Coast Environmentally Sensitive Area Scheme.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Simon Huguet and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TM0715, 63 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 26 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 28 February, 2009
Category
Grazing land   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 071 151 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:47.8027N 1:0.1533E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 071 151
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 9 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register