SS8648 : Porlock Weir Pebble Ridge

taken 11 years ago, near to Porlock Weir, Somerset, Great Britain

Porlock Weir Pebble Ridge
Porlock Weir Pebble Ridge
Porlock Weir south, pebble ridges September 2006 illustrating the effect of cusp forms breaking the swell and a central scour with linear structure against the north north west oriented back curve deflecting South Western Approaches wave.
The pebble ridge forming the harbour is about 80 metres wide by 8 metres high by 800 metres south and a larger element exists north beyond a marsh exit, all held up by rotting wooden piles and concrete bunkers. The high ridge is vegetated and in part stable, some with garden shrubs and Sedum, the remainder active, Ready to Move as the piles degrade. photographer Helen Ruth Stagg
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 September, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 22 January, 2007
Category
Coastal feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 862 483 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.3621N 3:37.8330W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 863 480
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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