TQ1667 : Thames Ditton Island

taken 7 years ago, near to Long Ditton, Surrey, Great Britain

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Thames Ditton Island
Thames Ditton Island
Seen from the patio of Ye Olde Swan pub, this view is of Thames Ditton Island. The island is only open to residents and has a locked gate on the suspension bridge on this side of the river to ensure that.

After the wettest winter on record and extensive flooding by the Thames the river was exceptionally high and fast-flowing. It seemed that many of the properties on the island were flooded and on the mainland sandbags were to be seen everywhere.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 19 February, 2014   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 25 February, 2014
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 1617 6738 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.6145N 0:19.8996W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 1616 6732
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Flooding  Island  Boats 

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