SD4256 : Warning sign, Sunderland

taken 9 years ago, near to Glasson, Lancashire, Great Britain

Warning sign, Sunderland
Warning sign, Sunderland
Sunderland means "separated land" and this tiny hamlet is cut off from the larger village of Overton, on the other side of Lades Marsh, twice a day by the tide. This sign warns would be travellers to take care not to stray from the well marked tidal road.

Overton dyke, an extensive flood defence, can be seen in the distance towards the left. On the horizon giant pylons carry electricity away from Heysham Nuclear Power Stations.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Kate Jewell 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
SD4256, 71 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 14 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 20 March, 2009
Category
Warning sign   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 426 562 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:59.9451N 2:52.5545W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 426 562
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 128 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