NZ3668 : Tortoise triumphant

taken 13 days ago, near to Tynemouth, North Tyneside, Great Britain

Tortoise triumphant
Tortoise triumphant
Sculpture of a tortoise at the base of the Herd Groyne which divides the mouth of the River Tyne from Littlehaven beach. On the opposite side of the Tyne, just to the right of the sculpture can be seen the Old High Light (on the clifftop) and the Low Light which formerly guided boats into the North Shields Fish Quay.
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Date Taken
Friday, 29 November, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 1 December, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Housing, Dwellings  Docks, Harbours 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sculpture 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3677 6825 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:0.4476N 1:25.5976W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 36801 68252
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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