TM0615 : Colchester Oyster Fishery

taken 12 years ago, near to East Mersea, Essex, Great Britain

Colchester Oyster Fishery
Colchester Oyster Fishery
The oyster shed on Mersea provides “Colchester Natives”, a local delicacy since at least Roman times. The oysters, once dredged from the oyster beds, are kept for a time in tanks containing seawater sterilised by ultra-violet light; this helps to reduce the chances of food poisoning.
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TM0615, 35 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 15 August, 2005
Category
Oyster fishery   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 061 157 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:48.1167N 0:59.2689E
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