NU2410 : Alnmouth and Church Hill

taken 7 years ago, near to Alnmouth, Northumberland, Great Britain

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Alnmouth and Church Hill
Alnmouth and Church Hill
Alnmouth was once an important trading port, mainly involved in the export of grain and in smuggling.
The port declined after the river changed course during a violent storm in 1806, taking its current course rather than flowing behind Church Hill on the left.
This incident also resulted in the original church on Church Hill being destroyed.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 21 April, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 22 April, 2015
Geographical Context
Coastal  Village, Rural settlement  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Primary Subject of Photo
Estuary 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2457 1018 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:23.0987N 1:36.8246W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2513 0996
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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