NY3362 : Rockcliffe Marsh Embankment

taken 12 years ago, 3 km from Rockcliffe, Cumbria, Great Britain

Rockcliffe Marsh Embankment
Rockcliffe Marsh Embankment
This sea defence is lined, seaward, with both natural and human detritus, dumped by high tides. This is the high point of the Solway Estuary, and acts like a funnel. The prevailing westerly winds drive the rubbish as far as Rockcliffe.
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NY3362, 2 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 March, 2006   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 23 March, 2006
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Sea defences   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 333 621 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:56.9442N 3:2.5741W
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