TQ8285 : Waiting for the tide

taken 4 years ago, near to Leigh-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, Great Britain

Waiting for the tide
Waiting for the tide
The Leigh-on-Sea cockle boats still go out most days, Summer and Winter, to hoover up their catch from the Thames Estuary. The day's activities for the fishermen is dominated by the ebb and flow of the tide. When the channel reaches a certain tidal level, off they go. Hours later, on the next incoming tide, they return to unload their catch.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 February, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 2 February, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 826 859 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.5670N 0:37.9886E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 826 859
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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