SX9688 : Modern houses overlooking the Exe at Topsham

taken 8 months ago, near to Topsham, Devon, Great Britain

Modern houses overlooking the Exe at Topsham
Modern houses overlooking the Exe at Topsham
Looking upstream from Topsham Ferry
River Exe
The River Exe rises on Exmoor and flows south to Exeter and The English Channel. Its estuary is a good example of a Ria (flooded river valley). It is tidal to Countess Wear, just south of Exeter SX9390 : Countess Weir, River Exe. More information LinkExternal link
Topsham is a large village / small town on the Exe Estuary just south of Exeter. The town has a long history, it was a Celtic settlement, then the Roman port for Exeter. It was an important Saxon settlement and the church dates from the 10th century. It remained a port until the 19th century. The town has a variety of interesting architectural styles and numerous Listed buildings. LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 8 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement  Housing, Dwellings  Flat landscapes 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9630 8816 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:41.0295N 3:28.1548W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9629 8802
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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