SD2901 : Alt Estuary, Brick Beach

taken 4 years ago, near to Crosby, Sefton, Great Britain

Alt Estuary, Brick Beach
Alt Estuary, Brick Beach
Much of the shoreline to the north of Crosby is characterised by tons of rubble on the beach. This rubble ranges from house bricks to huge granite and marble lintels and arches, reinforced concrete and all sorts of other material which dates from the wartime Blitz through to 1970s slum clearance and was dumped on the beach to try and prevent erosion. Some of it seems very fresh, while other pieces have been worn smooth by the waves over the years. In particular, many of the bricks have become worn smooth by the tides and now resemble large red pebbles.
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SD2901, 48 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 May, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 10 May, 2016
Geographical Context
Coastal  Estuary, Marine 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
River (from Tags)
River Alt 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 296 016 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:30.4084N 3:3.7677W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 296 015
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Sea  Mud  Estuary  Sand  Rubble  Brick Beach 

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