TQ7878 : Decoy Fleet

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from St Mary Hoo, Medway, Great Britain

Decoy Fleet
Decoy Fleet
The body of water in the background is the Decoy Fleet on the Hoo Peninsula. In the past dogs would have been used to drive wildfowl into nets strategically positioned along the waterway. The birds would have been attracted by decoy dummy ducks or pinioned birds kept as lures.
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TQ7878, 47 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 February, 2007
Category
Dyke   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7812 7870 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.7527N 0:33.8194E
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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