SZ1091 : Groyne, Boscombe

taken 7 years ago, near to Boscombe, Bournemouth, Great Britain

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Groyne, Boscombe
Groyne, Boscombe
Groynes are a timber framework or low broad wall, built to control sea encroachment by checking wave action on the foreshore. Shingle is swept away from one side of the groyne and piles up on the other, where it is moved up the beach at right angles to the wave.

With the tide receding the dog has even more sand to move while looking for that long hidden bone!
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SZ1091, 329 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 13 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Boundary, Barrier 
Place (from Tags)
Boscombe 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 1068 9104 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:43.1334N 1:51.0047W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 1067 9105
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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