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Defensive Lines

By Bee76
Evening All,

This was taken at Landguard Fort in Felixstowe just a short while after my previous uploads from the other end of Felixstowe. Although the sun was now up in a clear sky and I would've ordinarily headed home for some breakfast I decided to try for another simple composition with a mono conversion in mind.

I don't normally go in for giving the history on places but I was curious about what this 'jetty' was used for. Apparently it was used to transport mines via hand pushed carts for use in the estuary to help protect Harwich harbour back in the day. Smile

Anyhow, have a good evening and thanks for taking a look.

Tags: Suffolk Seascape Long exposure Black and white Big stopper Jetty Felixstowe Landscape and travel Landguard fort

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Nigeve1 7 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
1 May 2013 8:12PM
Beautiful, strong image.
derekhansen 11 210 24 United Kingdom
1 May 2013 8:13PM
I like the water movement and that you can just see the pebbles beneath. Very well composed as well Barney.
Bee76 10 17 England
1 May 2013 8:28PM
Thanks Nigel and Derek.
derrymaine 7 17 Greece
2 May 2013 6:03AM
amazing composition, and very effective texture

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