TQ9787 : The Broomway Tidal Byway

taken 6 years ago, 3 km from Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea, Great Britain

The Broomway Tidal Byway
The Broomway Tidal Byway
This 'ford' is found at Wakering Stairs, Great Wakering. The byway is owned by the MOD and is only open at the weekends or at their discretion, when firing ceases. The Broomway is an ancient tidal causeway of 6 miles along Maplin Sands, providing access to Foulness Island before the bridge over Havengore Creek was constructed.
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TQ9787, 28 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 April, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 14 April, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Estuary, Marine 
Primary Subject of Photo
Ford 
Category
Ford   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 9700 8708 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.8927N 0:50.3928E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 9698 8708
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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