TA3427 : Beach groynes, Withernsea

taken 8 years ago, near to Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

Beach groynes, Withernsea
Beach groynes, Withernsea
Withernsea has plenty of protection to prevent erosion by the sea. First defence is the series of groynes to trap sand and prevent the beach being washed further south. Whilst this helps Withernsea, it only increases erosion to the south as there is little or no beach material left to protect the low clay cliffs.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Gordon Hatton 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
TA3427, 263 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 22 August, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 October, 2009
Category
Coast > Groynes   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 346 276 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:43.6614N 0:2.3861E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 347 275
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 1564 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