SD2902 : Engineered Dune Front at Hightown

near to Hightown, Sefton, Great Britain

Engineered Dune Front at Hightown
Engineered Dune Front at Hightown
Sand has recently been bulldozed here to form a ~ 15ft high barrier to protect the dune system behind. View is South towards the sailing club hut and the new concrete defences being constructed in front of it.
The sand was transported from Crosby - see this pic...
SD2900 : Sand transportation
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Gary Rogers and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
2010
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
SD2902, 24 images   (more nearby)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Geograph
Date Taken
Wednesday, 15 December, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 15 December, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Boundary, Barrier  Construction, Development  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 2952 0217 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:30.6880N 3:3.8561W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 2951 0221
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


This page has been viewed about 43 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google 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
Get Involved