TQ6275 : The Grande Nigeria approaches Tilbury Lock

taken 16 years ago, near to Northfleet, Kent, Great Britain

The Grande Nigeria approaches Tilbury Lock
The Grande Nigeria approaches Tilbury Lock
Ships of this size can only enter the lock on a flood tide. It's a very precise manoeuvre assisted by two tugs as the ship only has a few centimetres each side to fit in the lock.
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TQ6275, 41 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 20 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 12 April, 2015
Geographical Context
Coastal  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Primary Subject of Photo
Ship 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6229 7551 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.3187N 0:20.0667E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6263 7549
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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