TF9947 : Shipwreck, Blakeney Point

4 km from Morston, Norfolk, Great Britain

Shipwreck, Blakeney Point
Shipwreck, Blakeney Point
This rather sparse shipwreck is near the warning beacon (TF9947 : 'Hjordis' Lighted Beacon, Blakeney NNR) . It looks like the beacon was installed in 2008 to replace a buoy ( LinkExternal link ), and marks the wreck of the SS Hjordis, which ran aground on 16 February 1916 - LinkExternal link.

Grid reference of ship wreck: TF 99425 47016.

There is also a suggestion of another wreck here TF9847 : Blakeney Wreck Buoy, but I think this could be in the wrong position - even though it was taken in 2006.
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2011
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused  Flat landscapes  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 99425 47016 [1m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.0017N 0:58.1571E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 99439 47004
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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