TM2325 : Retired Thames lighters take on a new role

taken 14 years ago, 4 km from Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, Great Britain

Retired Thames lighters take on a new role
Retired Thames lighters take on a new role
LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) shows this from the air and explains how these old Thames lighters were scuttled here in the 1990s and backfilled to protect the island from the sea (in the background in this image). This gives more information: LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 May, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 19 May, 2008
Category
Shoreline   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 237 254 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:52.9456N 1:14.9623E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 236 253
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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