SZ0378 : Reinforced cliff in Durlston Bay

taken 8 years ago, near to Swanage, Dorset, Great Britain

Reinforced cliff in Durlston Bay
Reinforced cliff in Durlston Bay
The flats on the cliff top are on Belle Vue Road, and when the cliff edge came too close for comfort this stone was brought in to reinforce it. The stone is Portland Stone, some of it in wire baskets - the baskets in the foreground make a flight of steps up to a path that skirts around the bottom of the slope of smaller rocks, above the sea-washed larger boulders at the base.
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SZ0378, 650 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 27 October, 2009
Category
Coastal defences   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0349 7808 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:36.1459N 1:57.1227W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0350 7805
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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