wells norfolk

Along the sea wall – pt 2

Estuary English

The rest of the shots from my evening walks along the sea wall between Heacham and Hunstanton in Norfolk. Plus a couple of others that snuck in from walks between Blakeney and Wells.

Shot on either 28mm or 50mm with a 5Diii.

539A2682539A2669

539A2621 539A2447 539A1087

539A2766 539A2730

539A2847 539A2824539A2724

539A2675

Advertisements
heacham and hunstanton norfolk

Along the sea wall – pt 1

Estuary English, travel photography

This year was the 60th anniversary of the great flood of 1953 that inundated large parts of the East Anglian Coast and the Thames Estuary, killing 307 people.

As part of the sea defences against a re-occurence of such tragedy, a long sea wall was built between Heacham and Hunstanton in Norfolk. It’s become a bit of a promenade, with people camping out on the beach, sitting on the steps or simply wandering along in the sunshine (or rain) between the small town of Heacham and the Victorian seaside resort of Hunstanton. ┬áMy eye is often caught by the way people gather together in little groups to look at the view – almost as if they’re posing for a family portrait….

539A2712

539A2800

539A2796539A2715 539A2782539A2900 539A2906 539A2805