NU2613 : Fishing boats at Boulmer

taken 14 years ago, near to Boulmer, Northumberland, Great Britain

Fishing boats at Boulmer
Fishing boats at Boulmer
These fishing boats are Cobles, a type of boat that used to be common on the north east coast between Berwick and Whitby, but they are becoming quite scarce now. They are very sturdy clinker built craft and it is said that they are directly descended from the Viking ships.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 6 September, 2009
Category
Boats > Boats   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 269 136 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:24.9621N 1:34.5887W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 266 136
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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