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Geography:

Spurn Head

 
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Explanations

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Explanation of Spurn Point
 
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Explanation of Spurn Point
 
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Explanation of Spurn Point
 
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Explanation of Spurn Point
 
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Explanation of Spurn Point
 
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General Views

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Spurn Point from the air
 
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Looking south towards Lincolnshire
 
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The long curve of Spurn Point
 
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Viewing across the Humber towards the end of the point
 
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North Sea beach
 
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It's bleak at times down here
 
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Spurn footpath
 
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Blocking the road
 
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The road disappears
 
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Railway disappears under the sand
 
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The railway line appears and disappears
 
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Buildings at the end of the point
 
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An oil delivery tanker
 
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Industry across the Humber at Immingham
 
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River traffic control
 
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River traffic control
 
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Ship passing the tip of Spurn Point
 
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Plants and Birds

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Plants thrive anywhere
 
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Different plants colonise the point
 
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Different plants colonise the point
 
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Different plants colonise the point
 
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Different plants colonise the point
 
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Colonisation of the marshland at the north of the point
 
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Colonisation of the marshland at the north of the point
 
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Heligoland trap explanation
 
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Heligoland trap
 
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Defences and Drift

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Old wooden defences create art forms
 
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Old wooden defences create art forms
 
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Old wooden defences create art forms
 
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Old wooden defences create art forms
 
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Old wooden defences create art forms
 
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Old wooden defences create art forms
 
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Wooden groynes
 
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Old wooden defences create art forms
 
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Old wooden stakes failing to control erosion
 
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Old wooden stakes failing to control erosion
 
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Flotsam caught in the wooden groyne
 
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Old wooden and concrete sea defences
 
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Old wooden and concrete sea defences
 
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Concrete sea defences and beach rubbish
 
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Concrete sea defences
 
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Concrete sea defences
 
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Concrete sea defences
 
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Concrete sea defences
 
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Concrete sea defences
 
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Concrete sea defences
 
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Concrete blocks to try to halt erosion
 
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Crumbling sea defences
 
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Crumbling sea defences
 
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Erosion by the river
 
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Lifeboats and Pilot Boats

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Explanation of the Humber lifeboat
 
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Explanation of the Humber lifeboat
 
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Lifeboat crews' houses
 
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Lifeboat station
 
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Humber lifeboat
 
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Humber lifeboat
 
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Humber lifeboat
 
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Humber lifeboat
 
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Humber lifeboat
 
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Humber lifeboat
 
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The river pilot's jetty
 
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Pilot boat
 
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Pilot boat
 
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Wartime Remnants

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Old fort out in the river
 
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Wartime defences
 
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Concrete remains
 
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Wartime defences
 
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Wartime defences
 
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Wartime defences
 
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Wartime concrete pill box
 
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Inside the wartime concrete pill box
 
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Inside the wartime concrete pill box
 
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Wartime defences reclaimed by nature
 
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Wartime defences reclaimed by nature
 
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Wartime defences reclaimed by nature
 
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Lighthouses

Spurn Low Light
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Spurn low light
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Spurn low light
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Spurn low light
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Spurn low light
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Spurn Lighthouse
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View north-east from Spurn lighthouse
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Spurn lighthouse
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Spurn lighthouse
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Spurn lighthouse
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Spurn lighthouse
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Spurn lighthouse
 
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Spurn lighthouse
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The lighthouses viewed from the river
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The lighthouses viewed from the river
 

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