Beach at the Naze, Essex  Lugworm casts : Beach, coast, Naze, Essex
1 Beach at the Naze, Essex
Black-Headed Gull - Frinton-on-Sea  Despite its name, for much of the year it has white plumage on its head.
2 Black-Headed Gull - Frinton-on-Sea
Bridgemarsh Island, Stour Estuary  Bridgemarsh Creek, River Stour, near Althorne : Bridgemarsh, Stour, Estuary
3 Bridgemarsh Island, Stour Estuary
Bridgemarsh Island, Stour Estuary  Bridgemarsh Creek, River Stour, near North Fambridge : Bridgemarsh, Island, Stour, Essex, Coast
4 Bridgemarsh Island, Stour Estuary
Brightlingsea  View from Point Clear : Brightlingsea, coast, Essex
5 Brightlingsea
Cliff Reach, Burnham-on-Crouch  Sheep trail on coastal path of R. Stour. : Burnham, Essex
6 Cliff Reach, Burnham-on-Crouch
Canvey Island : Canvey, Island, Coast, Essex, birds
7 Canvey Island
Canvey Island, Essex  View of the Hoo Peninsula, Kent : Canvey, Essex, Coast
8 Canvey Island, Essex
London Clay - The Naze, Essex  Lumps of London Clay from the former coastal landmass remain on the beach, yet to be washed away. : London, Clay, Naze, beach, coast
9 London Clay - The Naze, Essex
All washed up : sand, coast, Essex
10 All washed up
Concrete Barges off Bradwell  View from West Mersea. Eleven WWII concrete barges are sited in a line to help protect the Dengie coastline from erosion. : Barges, Mersea, Essex, Coast
11 Concrete Barges off Bradwell
Decoy Point - Osea Island  Decoy Point: the causeway south to Osea Island.
12 Decoy Point - Osea Island
Essex Marshland  Canvey Point. Essex contains the largest areas of salt marsh in south east England : Canvey, Coast, Marsh
13 Essex Marshland
Basking on the Thames  near Grays : Grays, Thames, dock
14 Basking on the Thames
Port Moor Cottage  North Fambridge : Fambridge, Essex, Coast, boats
15 Port Moor Cottage
Frinton-on-Sea  Black-headed Gull - Chroicocephalus ridibundus : Frinton, gull, sky, coast
16 Frinton-on-Sea
Straum, Bergen  Docked at Grays on the Thames : Grays, dock, Thames
17 Straum, Bergen
Gunfleet Sands Turbines : Gunfleet Sands Turbines
18 Gunfleet Sands Turbines
Holland on Sea, Essex  Sea defences : Holland on Sea, Coast, Essex
19 Holland on Sea, Essex
Holland on Sea, Essex  A freezing cold day in March - English optimism triumphs! : Holland, Coast, Essex, Beach, groynes
20 Holland on Sea, Essex
Holland on Sea Groynes  Balancing act : Holland on Sea, Essex, Coast, Beach, groynes, seagull
21 Holland on Sea Groynes
Maldon  The traditional brick-red colour of spritsail barge sails is due to red ochre being added to the sealant preservative mix - traditionally of fish-oil, sea-water and horse-urine. : Maldon, sail, barge, coast
22 Maldon
TT Boson, West Mersea : Mersea, Essex, Coast, Beach
23 TT Boson, West Mersea
Sinking on Land  West Mersea : Mersea, Essex, Coast, Beach
24 Sinking on Land
Oyster  Mersea Native Oysters have been collected at Mersea since pre-Roman times, but are declining in numbers now. : Oyster, Mersea
25 Oyster
A Day at the Seaside  The Norman tower of St Peter & St Paul in West Mersea has been  a landmark for fishermen for a thousand years. : Mersea, Essex, Coast, Beach
26 A Day at the Seaside
North Fambridge Quay  Boats at sunrise : Fambridge, boats, coast
27 North Fambridge Quay
North Fambridge: Sunrise  The start point of one of our walks:  N.Fambridge to Burnham : Fambridge, sunrise, boats, coast, walk
28 North Fambridge: Sunrise
The North Sea  from The Naze, Essex. : Sea, Naze, Coast, Essex
29 The North Sea
Osea Island  View north from coastal footpath at Steeple, Essex : Osea, Island, Steeple
30 Osea Island
Walton on the Naze - Pillbox  The concrete pillbox was originally sited on the cliff top but, in the years following WWII, the cliffs have been eroded and the bunker has fallen onto the beach. The distance between the pillbox and the present line of the cliff shows the speed of the erosion by the North Sea. : Walton on the Naze, pillbox, coast, beach
31 Walton on the Naze - Pillbox
Point Clear, Essex : Point Clear, Coast, Essex, sea
32 Point Clear, Essex
Rigging  Rigging on the SB 'Hydrogen' - the largest surviving wooden sailing barge, built in Rochester, Kent in 1906. : Sailing barge, Hydrogen, Thames, Coast, Sail, Maldon
33 Rigging
Sea Holly - Eryngium maritimum  In the reign of Elizabeth I, sea-holly was believed to be a strong aphrodisiac.  Falstaff refers to it:    "Let the sky rain potatoes;  let it thunder to the tune of Green-sleeves,  hail kissing-comfits and snow eringoes [sea-holly],  let there come a tempest of provocation..."    - Act 5, scene V, 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' : sea, holly, walton, coast, beach
34 Sea Holly - Eryngium maritimum
Stone Creek, Essex - Marshland : Marsh, Creek, coast
35 Stone Creek, Essex - Marshland
Stone Marsh : Marsh, Essex, Coast
36 Stone Marsh
Stone Marsh  Stone Point, north of The Naze, Essex : marsh, Naze, Essex, coast, beach
37 Stone Marsh
Stone Point  Stone Marsh, The Naze : Naze, Marsh, coast
38 Stone Point
Stone Point Shoreline  North of The Naze, Essex.
39 Stone Point Shoreline
Moonlight over The Thames, Grays : Moon, Grays, Thames, night
40 Moonlight over The Thames, Grays
The River Never Sleeps : Thames, night
41 The River Never Sleeps
Thames Sailing Barges  The workhorses of the east coast, before motorisation. : Barges, Thames, sail, coast, Essex, Maldon
42 Thames Sailing Barges
The Quay, Foulness Island  MN 104 near Monkton Barns. : Foulness, Quay, boat, wreck, coast, Island
43 The Quay, Foulness Island
Walton Channel  from Stone Point : Walton, coast, Essex, beach
44 Walton Channel
Walton Channel : moods, tower, Walton, Naze, Essex, England
45 Walton Channel
Walton Channel from Stone Point : Walton, coast, beach, Essex
46 Walton Channel from Stone Point
Tidal flats, The Naze, Essex  Lumps of London Clay from the former coastal landmass remain on the beach, yet to be washed away. : Naze, Walton, clay, beach, coast
47 Tidal flats, The Naze, Essex
West Mersea Beach Huts : Beach, huts, Mersea, island, Essex, Coast
48 West Mersea Beach Huts
West Mersea Boats : Mersea, boats, coast
49 West Mersea Boats
West Mersea : West Mersea, boats, coast
50 West Mersea
West Mersea Beach  Looking towards the Dengie Peninsula : Mersea, Dengie, Carol
51 West Mersea Beach
Air Power  Across the Blackwater, from Mersea Island. : Mersea, Essex, Coast, Blackwater, Wind
52 Air Power
Scallop  "I Hear Those Voices That Will Not Be Drowned"  by Maggi Hambling : scallop, sculpture, coast, beach, Suffolk, Aldeburgh
53 Scallop