Canvey Island

Canvey Point on Canvey Island is a bleak and windswept spit of Essex salt-marsh, barely above sea level. It's less than half a mile from town, but feels like a different world.

Notes on Canvey Island

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Urban island with a hidden wild side
  
Canvey Island, Essex : Canvey, Island, Essex, coast, coastal
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Canvey Island, Essex : Canvey, Island, Essex, coast, coastal
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Canvey Island, Essex  With view of Kingsnorth Power Station chimney, the third tallest structure in Kent. Decommissioned, and due to be demolished, despite no new 24/7 generation capacity being commissioned as a replacement. : Canvey, Island, Essex, coast, coastal, Kingsnorth, power, station
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Canvey Island, Essex  With view towards Hoo Peninsula, Kent. Traditionally, there were many common ties between the people of Kent and Essex, with a lot of travel and trade across the Thames Estuary. They were the heart of Wat Tyler's Peasants Revolt of 1381. : Canvey, Island, Essex, coast, coastal
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Isle of Grain, Kent  View from Canvey Island, Essex. The 801ft chimmey of Grain Power station was demolished in September 2016. Traditionally, there were many common ties between the people of Kent and Essex, with a lot of travel and trade across the Thames Estuary. They were the heart of Wat Tyler's Peasants Revolt of 1381. : Canvey, Island, Essex, coast, coastal, Isle of Grain
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Leigh-on-Sea  view from Canvey Island : Canvey, Island, Essex, coast, coastal, Leigh-on-Sea
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Canvey Island, Essex  Looking north towards Hadleigh : Canvey, Island, Essex, coast, coastal
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