TQ7885 : The Benfleet Barrier

taken 12 years ago, near to South Benfleet, Essex, Great Britain

The Benfleet Barrier
The Benfleet Barrier
Benfleetís answer to the Thames Barrier! This flood defence protects Benfleet Creek and hence Canvey Island from surge tides, it looks as if it was built not long after the disastrous 1953 East Coast floods.
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TQ7885, 91 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 22 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 22 August, 2005
Category
Flood defence   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 781 856 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.4718N 0:34.0111E
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