NT3174 : End of the groyne, Portobello

taken 12 years ago, near to Portobello, Edinburgh, Great Britain

End of the groyne, Portobello.
End of the groyne, Portobello.
The OS suggest that this square extends beyond the high water mark. A visit with a GPS suggests it's a low water job, but probably not restricted to spring tides. This was taken nearly an hour after low water. The groynes, protecting the sands from coastal erosion are now marked as a hazard to navigation.
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Date Taken
Monday, 5 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 September, 2005
Category
Coast > Groynes   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 310 740 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.2430N 3:6.3959W
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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