TM2124 : Skipper's Island, in Hamford Water National Nature Reserve

near to Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, Great Britain

Skipper's Island, in Hamford Water National Nature Reserve
Skipper's Island, in Hamford Water National Nature Reserve
Some buildings on the island are visible in the middle of the photo, in the middle distance. The tide is ebbing, a little below halfway to low tide. The area of Hamford Water was fictionalised in Arthur Ransome's "Secret Water" LinkExternal link. In the book, Skipper's Island is called "Mastodon Island".
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2007
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Date Taken
Monday, 12 November, 2007   (more nearby)
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Monday, 12 November, 2007
Category
Watercourse > Creek   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 216 241 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:52.3271N 1:13.1218E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TM 219 240
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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