TG4319 : Sailing boat travelling down Candle Dyke

taken 4 years ago, near to Potter Heigham, Norfolk, Great Britain

Sailing boat travelling down Candle Dyke
Sailing boat travelling down Candle Dyke
The entrance to Duck Broad can be seen in the background. Candle Dyke is a drainage channel linking the River Thurne in the south with Heigham Sound and Hickling Broad, further to the north. In Arthur Ransome's children's adventure "The Big Six", Pete, Bill and Joe land a 30 lbs pike which is later stuffed and displayed at "The Roaring Donkey" pub. They are fishing in Candle Dyke (Ransome calls it Kendal Dyke in the book).
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Date Taken
Friday, 7 August, 2015   (more nearby)
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Friday, 7 August, 2015
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 4372 1969 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:43.1950N 1:36.4447E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 4376 1959
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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