TQ5379 : Hairy caterpillar, Rainham Marshes

taken 7 years ago, near to Wennington, Havering, Great Britain

Hairy caterpillar, Rainham Marshes
Hairy caterpillar, Rainham Marshes
I presume this is a moth caterpillar, but I haven't been able to find it in my (simple) field guide, nor have I been able to match it by Googling. Habitat: rough grassland, reedbeds, some scrub. If anyone can help with identification I'd be grateful.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 27 December, 2011
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5388 7940 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.5565N 0:12.9115E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5388 7940
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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