Waiting for the tide
An idea of the vast tidal range and this indicates the rise and fall of the tide on the Bristol Channel Coast, Porlock Weir, Somerset.
Before the Lock Down
Lower Lighthouse on a cold miserable winter day at the Bristol Channel coast resort.
Sunset Bay, HFF
Only a few sunset watchers remain as the sun disappears behind the higher ground of South Wales leaving Bridgwater Bay bathed in golden light, The Island of Steep Holm and the Welsh Coast left of image and Burnham on Sea beyond the fence line, the gull was flying a little fast for my settings. Recommend large view please.
Waves disturb the sand and sediments' as they reach the sea defences, another midsummer image from Bridgwater Bay at Burnham on Sea, The higher lighthouse on the horizon just left of center and lower Lighthouse in pip, before GPS entrance to the two rivers was achevied by lining up both beacons which then indicated the deep water channels, Large please
Into the Sun
A part of the Somerset coastline this time looking towards Blue Anchor Bay with North Hill, Minehead in the distance. Large may be better
At length did cross an albatross, HFF
A statue of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's Ancient Mariner stands on the promenade, He was staying at nearby Nether Stowey with friends William and Dorothy Wordsworth when having walked over the Quantock Hills to Watchet he was inspired to write the poem, Link to full poem poets.org/poem/rime-ancient-mariner Statue by Alan B Herriot of Penicuik, Scotland, The evening sun casts long shadows and tide is about to turn and refill the harbour which been dry for some hours. Please view large.
Quay West. HFF
The Somerset Coast at Quay West, Minehead on a warm summer evening, The trees in the background form the seward side of North Hill which is a fringe of Exmoor National Park. Large please for details..
Full Turn HFF
The m/v Lorna Doone retuning to Watchet and performing a 240 degree turn to enable entry into the inner harbour captured on a balmy summer evening. Please view large if possible
High Tide, Low Sun HFF
Blue Anchor Bay looking south as the sun ends it's day in Somerset, Large may be good