TF9947 : 'Hjordis' Lighted Beacon, Blakeney NNR

taken 7 years ago, 4 km from Morston, Norfolk, Great Britain

'Hjordis' Lighted Beacon, Blakeney NNR
'Hjordis' Lighted Beacon, Blakeney NNR
The Admiralty List of Lights LinkExternal link refers to it as "Blakeney Harbour. Hjordis Wreck." (number A2356). It looks like the beacon was installed in 2008 to replace a buoy, and marks the wreck of the SS Hjordis, which ran aground in 1916 LinkExternal link .

The beacon is an isolated danger beacon, indicated by the two black spheres on the top and the black and red bands.

The wreck is here TF9947 : Shipwreck, Blakeney Point.

The grid reference for the mast is TF 99406 47053.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Thursday, 1 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 99406 47053 [1m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.0221N 0:58.1415E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 99399 47030
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Warning Mast 

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