TL9406 : Ramsey Island Beach

taken 4 years ago, near to Ramsey Island, Essex, Great Britain

Ramsey Island Beach
Ramsey Island Beach
The "Lucky Star" rests on the beach at Ramsey Island, with the Blackwater Estuary to the left.
Dengie Peninsula
The Dengie (pronounced with a soft G) Peninsula is an area of South Essex, bounded by the River Blackwater to the north, the River Crouch to the south and the North Sea to the east. The western Boundary of the old "Dengie Hundred" ran from (and included) North Fambridge to Woodham Walter: The nearby town of Maldon was not part of the Dengie Hundred as it was a borough in its own right. See LinkExternal link for a map of the Essex Hundreds.

The area has a relatively low population density, with large areas of farm and marsh land. The largest towns are Burnham on Crouch with a population of c. 7,500 and Southminster with a population of c. 3,800.

Useful links:
Dengie 100 LinkExternal link
Essex-family-history LinkExternal link
wikipedia LinkExternal link
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Roger Jones and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
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
TL9406, 15 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 22 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 23 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Estuary, Marine 
Place (from Tags)
Ramsey Island  Dengie Peninsula 
River (from Tags)
Blackwater 
County (from Tags)
Essex 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 9439 0609 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:43.1901N 0:48.7700E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 94346 06047
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Beach  Boat 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph (Third Visitor for TL9406)
This page has been viewed about 48 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing 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