TQ1602 : Groynes on Worthing Beach, West Sussex

taken 10 years ago, near to Worthing, West Sussex, Great Britain

Groynes on Worthing Beach, West Sussex
Groynes on Worthing Beach, West Sussex
Erosion and long-shore drift have long been dealt with by the maintenance of wooden groynes built out from the top of the beach. In recent years huge boulders of granite (from Norway) and limestone (from the Mendips) have been added, to reduce the likelihood of erosion undercutting the coastal road in various places.
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TQ1602, 114 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 31 December, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 3 January, 2008
Category
Coast > Groynes   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 163 027 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:48.7418N 0:21.0279W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 162 027
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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