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  1. 10 million [expand]
  2. 100 years [expand]
  3. 17th century [expand]
  4. 1880s [expand]
  5. 18th century [expand]
  6. 1930s [expand]
  7. 1970s [expand]
  8. 1980s [expand]
  9. 1990s [expand]
  10. 20th century [expand]
  11. 2m [expand]
  12. 4m [expand]
  13. 5km [expand]
  14. 9 months [expand]
  15. 9th november [expand]
  16. a1 [expand]
  17. abbey [expand]
  18. aberavon beach [expand]
  19. aberdaron bay [expand]
  20. aberdeen city council [expand]
  21. access point [expand]
  22. accesses [expand]
  23. accumulation [expand]
  24. acre island [expand]
  25. act [expand]
  26. activity areas [expand]
  27. acts [expand]
  28. adult female [expand]
  29. adult male [expand]
  30. aerial photography [expand]
  31. aim [expand]
  32. air raid shelters [expand]
  33. amenities [expand]
  34. amusement arcades [expand]
  35. anti tank [expand]
  36. aquarium [expand]
  37. arable crops [expand]
  38. arches [expand]
  39. architect [expand]
  40. architecture [expand]
  41. areas of outstanding natural beauty [expand]
  42. armour [expand]
  43. arts crafts [expand]
  44. asda [expand]
  45. attempt [expand]
  46. attempts [expand]
  47. avocet [expand]
  48. back door [expand]
  49. backdrop [expand]
  50. bacton [expand]
  51. bacton gas terminal [expand]
  52. barge [expand]
  53. barges
  54. barmouth [expand]
  55. barrow [expand]
  56. basketball [expand]
  57. bass rock [expand]
  58. baths [expand]
  59. bbc [expand]
  60. beac [expand]
  61. beach huts [expand]
  62. beach volleyball [expand]
  63. beached boats [expand]
  64. beaches [expand]
  65. beaulieu river [expand]
  66. beck [expand]
  67. beds [expand]
  68. bench [expand]
  69. better chance [expand]
  70. bexhill [expand]
  71. bexhill on sea [expand]
  72. bird hides [expand]
  73. bird life [expand]
  74. blackpool [expand]
  75. blackstone rocks [expand]
  76. boats [expand]
  77. boom [expand]
  78. boots [expand]
  79. borders [expand]
  80. born calves [expand]
  81. boulder clay [expand]
  82. boulders [expand]
  83. bradwell [expand]
  84. bramble hill [expand]
  85. breaking the waves [expand]
  86. breakwater [expand]
  87. breakwaters [expand]
  88. brick [expand]
  89. brighton [expand]
  90. bristol channel [expand]
  91. broads [expand]
  92. bulwarks [expand]
  93. buoys [expand]
  94. bus station [expand]
  95. buses [expand]
  96. bushes [expand]
  97. business units [expand]
  98. cables [expand]
  99. cairo [expand]
  100. canewdon essex [expand]
  101. car park [expand]
  102. caravan park [expand]
  103. caravan parks [expand]
  104. caravan site [expand]
  105. carcass [expand]
  106. carpark [expand]
  107. cars [expand]
  108. cart [expand]
  109. carvery [expand]
  110. castle headland
  111. cator family [expand]
  112. causeway [expand]
  113. ccw [expand]
  114. cellardyke
  115. centuries [expand]
  116. chalk cliffs [expand]
  117. channel tunnel [expand]
  118. chapter house [expand]
  119. charity [expand]
  120. charmouth [expand]
  121. chichester harbour conservancy [expand]
  122. chimney [expand]
  123. choppy sea [expand]
  124. christmas [expand]
  125. christmas day [expand]
  126. chunk [expand]
  127. chunks [expand]
  128. cistercian monastery [expand]
  129. clacton on sea [expand]
  130. clay cliffs [expand]
  131. cleveleys [expand]
  132. cliff edge [expand]
  133. cliff face [expand]
  134. cliff point [expand]
  135. cliff steps [expand]
  136. clifftop [expand]
  137. close proximity [expand]
  138. closer view [expand]
  139. clubhouse [expand]
  140. coastal cottages [expand]
  141. coastal defences [expand]
  142. coastal erosion [expand]
  143. coastal path [expand]
  144. coastline [expand]
  145. coats [expand]
  146. cobbles [expand]
  147. colonnades [expand]
  148. coloured rocks [expand]
  149. concrete [expand]
  150. concrete blocks [expand]
  151. concrete reinforcement [expand]
  152. concrete slabs [expand]
  153. concrete steps [expand]
  154. concrete structure [expand]
  155. concrete wall [expand]
  156. concrete walls [expand]
  157. construction work [expand]
  158. constructions [expand]
  159. control stations [expand]
  160. coopers beach [expand]
  161. cormorant [expand]
  162. costly repairs [expand]
  163. countryside council [expand]
  164. courtaulds rayon [expand]
  165. cowes [expand]
  166. cracks [expand]
  167. crag
  168. crevasses [expand]
  169. criss cross [expand]
  170. cubes [expand]
  171. cubic metres [expand]
  172. currents [expand]
  173. d day [expand]
  174. damages [expand]
  175. dangerous cliffs [expand]
  176. dark water [expand]
  177. dartmoor [expand]
  178. database id [expand]
  179. dawlish warren [expand]
  180. day waves [expand]
  181. deadman [expand]
  182. debris [expand]
  183. degree slope [expand]
  184. demolition [expand]
  185. derelict [expand]
  186. detriment [expand]
  187. detritus [expand]
  188. diggers [expand]
  189. dinghies [expand]
  190. dinghy park [expand]
  191. dissolution [expand]
  192. distant view [expand]
  193. diversion [expand]
  194. dogs [expand]
  195. donna nook [expand]
  196. drainage [expand]
  197. drains [expand]
  198. drift
  199. due south [expand]
  200. duke [expand]
  201. dune [expand]
  202. dune ridge [expand]
  203. dune system [expand]
  204. dungeness [expand]
  205. dunoon [expand]
  206. dwellings [expand]
  207. dyke [expand]
  208. east coast [expand]
  209. east mersea [expand]
  210. easterly direction [expand]
  211. easton [expand]
  212. easy access [expand]
  213. eccles [expand]
  214. electricity supply [expand]
  215. embankment [expand]
  216. engineer [expand]
  217. england [expand]
  218. environment agency [expand]
  219. erosion [expand]
  220. essex [expand]
  221. essex county council [expand]
  222. estuary [expand]
  223. excavations [expand]
  224. exe estuary [expand]
  225. exec [expand]
  226. exeter [expand]
  227. expanse [expand]
  228. extent [expand]
  229. fabric [expand]
  230. face [expand]
  231. faint smudge [expand]
  232. fairbourne [expand]
  233. fairbourne railway [expand]
  234. fairlight [expand]
  235. far shore [expand]
  236. farmland [expand]
  237. fate [expand]
  238. felixstowe [expand]
  239. females [expand]
  240. fence [expand]
  241. fenn creek [expand]
  242. fens [expand]
  243. ferris wheel [expand]
  244. fiery sunset [expand]
  245. fighting a losing battle [expand]
  246. firstly [expand]
  247. firth of clyde [expand]
  248. fishermen [expand]
  249. flood [expand]
  250. floods [expand]
  251. floor design [expand]
  252. flotsam [expand]
  253. food production [expand]
  254. football pitches [expand]
  255. footbridge [expand]
  256. foothold [expand]
  257. footpath [expand]
  258. fords farm [expand]
  259. foreground [expand]
  260. foreshore [expand]
  261. fortification [expand]
  262. fortifications [expand]
  263. freshwater pool [expand]
  264. friars bay [expand]
  265. frontage [expand]
  266. gap [expand]
  267. gaps [expand]
  268. gas terminals [expand]
  269. geograph [expand]
  270. germans [expand]
  271. giant boulder [expand]
  272. glas
  273. gold cliff [expand]
  274. golf club [expand]
  275. golf course [expand]
  276. good year [expand]
  277. gorleston on sea
  278. gosport ferry [expand]
  279. government department [expand]
  280. gr [expand]
  281. grain power [expand]
  282. grand hotel [expand]
  283. granite [expand]
  284. granite boulders [expand]
  285. granite rocks [expand]
  286. grass [expand]
  287. grassland [expand]
  288. gravel [expand]
  289. green algae [expand]
  290. greenheart [expand]
  291. grey seals [expand]
  292. grid references [expand]
  293. grid square [expand]
  294. groyne [expand]
  295. groynes [expand]
  296. hadrians wall [expand]
  297. half a mile [expand]
  298. handful [expand]
  299. happisburgh [expand]
  300. hard igneous rock [expand]
  301. hastings [expand]
  302. headland [expand]
  303. heavy machinery [expand]
  304. heavy rain [expand]
  305. helping hand [expand]
  306. heritage centre [expand]
  307. heritage coast [expand]
  308. heritage coasts [expand]
  309. high sand [expand]
  310. high seas [expand]
  311. high tide [expand]
  312. high tides [expand]
  313. high water [expand]
  314. high water mark [expand]
  315. hill east [expand]
  316. hill gap [expand]
  317. hillocks [expand]
  318. hms [expand]
  319. hms victory [expand]
  320. holes [expand]
  321. holiday caravan park [expand]
  322. holiday homes [expand]
  323. holland on sea [expand]
  324. horizon [expand]
  325. horseshoe [expand]
  326. houses [expand]
  327. howden [expand]
  328. human visitors [expand]
  329. hundreds of years [expand]
  330. hunstanton [expand]
  331. hurst [expand]
  332. hurst castle [expand]
  333. huts [expand]
  334. igneous rock [expand]
  335. images [expand]
  336. improvements [expand]
  337. incoming tide [expand]
  338. incoming waves
  339. information boards [expand]
  340. ingress [expand]
  341. innes [expand]
  342. intervals [expand]
  343. intimate knowledge [expand]
  344. invasion [expand]
  345. irb [expand]
  346. irlam [expand]
  347. iron railings [expand]
  348. irvine bay [expand]
  349. isengard [expand]
  350. isle of grain [expand]
  351. isle of wight [expand]
  352. isolation [expand]
  353. j r r tolkien [expand]
  354. jetty [expand]
  355. juts [expand]
  356. kelling [expand]
  357. kidwelly [expand]
  358. kilometre [expand]
  359. kilometre stretch [expand]
  360. kilometres [expand]
  361. kings road [expand]
  362. knott [expand]
  363. lady chapel [expand]
  364. lagoon [expand]
  365. landing stage
  366. landmark [expand]
  367. landslips [expand]
  368. lavender [expand]
  369. lead [expand]
  370. leaving the sea [expand]
  371. ledges [expand]
  372. left behind [expand]
  373. lepe country park [expand]
  374. life trust [expand]
  375. lifeboat [expand]
  376. lighthouse [expand]
  377. limestone boulders [expand]
  378. lincolnshire coast
  379. lincs [expand]
  380. liquid gas [expand]
  381. llanerch [expand]
  382. local authorities [expand]
  383. local issue [expand]
  384. local press [expand]
  385. locals [expand]
  386. long reach [expand]
  387. looe [expand]
  388. lorry [expand]
  389. lost [expand]
  390. lot [expand]
  391. lough [expand]
  392. low tide [expand]
  393. low water [expand]
  394. lush grass [expand]
  395. lyme [expand]
  396. mainland [expand]
  397. mainline railway [expand]
  398. malines [expand]
  399. manhood [expand]
  400. map [expand]
  401. mappleton [expand]
  402. marine parade [expand]
  403. marker [expand]
  404. marram [expand]
  405. marram grass [expand]
  406. marsh [expand]
  407. marshes [expand]
  408. marshland [expand]
  409. mast [expand]
  410. masts [expand]
  411. match [expand]
  412. mating [expand]
  413. matter of time [expand]
  414. measures [expand]
  415. meridian monument [expand]
  416. mersey [expand]
  417. mid air [expand]
  418. mid nineteenth century [expand]
  419. middle distance [expand]
  420. military base [expand]
  421. millennium beacon [expand]
  422. miniature railway [expand]
  423. mistress [expand]
  424. morfa [expand]
  425. mostyn [expand]
  426. mud [expand]
  427. mudflats [expand]
  428. narrow strip [expand]
  429. national express coaches [expand]
  430. national nature reserve [expand]
  431. national parks [expand]
  432. national trust [expand]
  433. natural freshwater lake [expand]
  434. natural transition [expand]
  435. nature reserve [expand]
  436. navigable channel [expand]
  437. navigational aid [expand]
  438. necessary protection [expand]
  439. needles [expand]
  440. neighbours [expand]
  441. nevill [expand]
  442. new brighton [expand]
  443. new rocks [expand]
  444. newmarket [expand]
  445. news bbc co uk [expand]
  446. newton [expand]
  447. nnr [expand]
  448. norfolk broads [expand]
  449. norfolk coast [expand]
  450. north gap [expand]
  451. north kent coast [expand]
  452. north marine drive [expand]
  453. north promenade [expand]
  454. north sea [expand]
  455. north transept [expand]
  456. northwest [expand]
  457. northwesterly direction [expand]
  458. norway [expand]
  459. nuclear power station [expand]
  460. ongoing construction [expand]
  461. open sea [expand]
  462. org uk [expand]
  463. origins [expand]
  464. orme [expand]
  465. oslo [expand]
  466. outer walls [expand]
  467. outfall [expand]
  468. outflow [expand]
  469. pakefield
  470. park car [expand]
  471. park dates [expand]
  472. pasture [expand]
  473. path [expand]
  474. peacehaven [expand]
  475. pebble beach [expand]
  476. pebbles [expand]
  477. peninsula [expand]
  478. penrhyn bay [expand]
  479. perch rock [expand]
  480. perilous nature [expand]
  481. photo [expand]
  482. photograph [expand]
  483. photographs [expand]
  484. picnic
  485. piers
  486. piles [expand]
  487. piling [expand]
  488. pillbox [expand]
  489. pipeline [expand]
  490. piracy [expand]
  491. plants [expand]
  492. plaque [expand]
  493. platforms [expand]
  494. plymouth [expand]
  495. pool [expand]
  496. poole [expand]
  497. pools [expand]
  498. portobello [expand]
  499. portsmouth harbour [expand]
  500. present day [expand]
  501. preston road
  502. prevailing winds [expand]
  503. previous year [expand]
  504. private dwelling [expand]
  505. private road [expand]
  506. promenade [expand]
  507. proximity [expand]
  508. public footpath [expand]
  509. pubs clubs [expand]
  510. pullover [expand]
  511. pumping station [expand]
  512. putting green [expand]
  513. pylon [expand]
  514. question mark [expand]
  515. quiet day [expand]
  516. quiet village [expand]
  517. radar tower [expand]
  518. radio masts [expand]
  519. raf [expand]
  520. railway [expand]
  521. railway line [expand]
  522. ramp [expand]
  523. rap [expand]
  524. receding waters [expand]
  525. reclaimed land [expand]
  526. reconstruction [expand]
  527. recyclables [expand]
  528. recycling centre [expand]
  529. red flag [expand]
  530. reed beds [expand]
  531. reeds [expand]
  532. reefs [expand]
  533. regeneration [expand]
  534. regis [expand]
  535. reinforced concrete [expand]
  536. reinforcement [expand]
  537. relic [expand]
  538. reminder [expand]
  539. revetment [expand]
  540. revetments [expand]
  541. rhos on sea
  542. rich marsh [expand]
  543. right angle [expand]
  544. rising sea levels [expand]
  545. risk [expand]
  546. river banks [expand]
  547. river crouch [expand]
  548. river medway [expand]
  549. river mouth [expand]
  550. rivermouth [expand]
  551. rivulets [expand]
  552. roadway [expand]
  553. robin hood
  554. robin hoods bay [expand]
  555. rock groynes [expand]
  556. rock lighthouse [expand]
  557. rock revetment [expand]
  558. rocks [expand]
  559. roman bank
  560. rough ground [expand]
  561. rubbish [expand]
  562. rubbish dump [expand]
  563. rubble [expand]
  564. runswick bay [expand]
  565. sac [expand]
  566. safe passage [expand]
  567. sailing club [expand]
  568. salt marsh [expand]
  569. salt marsh vegetation [expand]
  570. salt marshes [expand]
  571. salt water [expand]
  572. saltmarsh [expand]
  573. samphire [expand]
  574. sand and gravel [expand]
  575. sand and pebbles [expand]
  576. sand dunes [expand]
  577. sand martin [expand]
  578. sandcastle
  579. sandown castle [expand]
  580. sandsend [expand]
  581. sandspit [expand]
  582. saxon times [expand]
  583. scar [expand]
  584. scars [expand]
  585. scrub [expand]
  586. sea bank [expand]
  587. sea cliffs [expand]
  588. sea defence [expand]
  589. sea erosion [expand]
  590. sea front [expand]
  591. sea lavender [expand]
  592. sea level [expand]
  593. sea palling [expand]
  594. sea shore [expand]
  595. sea wall [expand]
  596. sea walls [expand]
  597. sea water [expand]
  598. seafront [expand]
  599. seagull [expand]
  600. seal [expand]
  601. seals [expand]
  602. seaside villa [expand]
  603. seating area
  604. seawall [expand]
  605. seaward [expand]
  606. seaward side [expand]
  607. seawater [expand]
  608. seaweed [expand]
  609. second world war [expand]
  610. security reasons [expand]
  611. septic tank [expand]
  612. several houses [expand]
  613. several times [expand]
  614. severn bridge [expand]
  615. sewage [expand]
  616. shape [expand]
  617. sheep [expand]
  618. sheet pilings [expand]
  619. shingle [expand]
  620. shingle bank [expand]
  621. shingle banks [expand]
  622. shingle beach [expand]
  623. shipbuilders [expand]
  624. ships [expand]
  625. shoreham [expand]
  626. shoreline [expand]
  627. showpiece [expand]
  628. side steps [expand]
  629. signs [expand]
  630. silloth [expand]
  631. silt [expand]
  632. skeleton [expand]
  633. skipsea
  634. sky [expand]
  635. skyline [expand]
  636. slapton [expand]
  637. slips [expand]
  638. slipway [expand]
  639. sluice [expand]
  640. small business [expand]
  641. smugglers [expand]
  642. snack bars [expand]
  643. soil [expand]
  644. soil erosion [expand]
  645. solent [expand]
  646. somerset [expand]
  647. south moor [expand]
  648. south park [expand]
  649. south shore [expand]
  650. south woodham [expand]
  651. southerly winds [expand]
  652. southwest [expand]
  653. souvenirs [expand]
  654. spinnaker tower [expand]
  655. spit [expand]
  656. spring tide [expand]
  657. square route [expand]
  658. sssi [expand]
  659. st leonard [expand]
  660. st leonards [expand]
  661. st leonards on sea [expand]
  662. st marys [expand]
  663. stainless steel [expand]
  664. staircase [expand]
  665. stairs [expand]
  666. station platform [expand]
  667. steel construction [expand]
  668. steel disc [expand]
  669. steel pilings [expand]
  670. steel posts [expand]
  671. steel sheet [expand]
  672. steel steps [expand]
  673. steel wire [expand]
  674. steep bank [expand]
  675. steep path [expand]
  676. steyning [expand]
  677. stilts [expand]
  678. storage place [expand]
  679. storage tanks [expand]
  680. storm surge [expand]
  681. storms [expand]
  682. strangford lough [expand]
  683. stretching [expand]
  684. strong currents [expand]
  685. subsidence [expand]
  686. substantial section [expand]
  687. summer afternoon [expand]
  688. sunrise [expand]
  689. sunshine [expand]
  690. supermarket [expand]
  691. surfers [expand]
  692. survey control [expand]
  693. survivor [expand]
  694. sw england [expand]
  695. swansea [expand]
  696. swimmers [expand]
  697. tank traps [expand]
  698. teas [expand]
  699. telephone cable [expand]
  700. temporary storage [expand]
  701. thames estuary [expand]
  702. thatched roof [expand]
  703. thistle hotel [expand]
  704. thorney bay [expand]
  705. tibetan prayer flags [expand]
  706. tidal conditions [expand]
  707. tidal range [expand]
  708. tide [expand]
  709. tide times [expand]
  710. tides [expand]
  711. timbers [expand]
  712. time of year [expand]
  713. tolkien theme [expand]
  714. tonnes [expand]
  715. top of the slope [expand]
  716. topsoil [expand]
  717. tracks in the sand [expand]
  718. train [expand]
  719. travelling west [expand]
  720. twentieth century [expand]
  721. two areas [expand]
  722. tyre [expand]
  723. uk search [expand]
  724. undergrowth [expand]
  725. undertow [expand]
  726. upper layers [expand]
  727. urban development [expand]
  728. vans [expand]
  729. vantage point [expand]
  730. variety [expand]
  731. vast resources [expand]
  732. vegetation [expand]
  733. victoria hotel [expand]
  734. victoria park [expand]
  735. view from the top [expand]
  736. view of the sea [expand]
  737. volunteers [expand]
  738. vulnerable area [expand]
  739. vulnerable stretch [expand]
  740. walberswick [expand]
  741. walcott [expand]
  742. wales [expand]
  743. walkers [expand]
  744. walmer castle [expand]
  745. walney [expand]
  746. warm sunshine [expand]
  747. warning signs [expand]
  748. warrior square [expand]
  749. waste materials [expand]
  750. wasteland [expand]
  751. water fowl [expand]
  752. water line [expand]
  753. water plants [expand]
  754. wave action [expand]
  755. wave energy [expand]
  756. waves [expand]
  757. weaning [expand]
  758. weapons [expand]
  759. weather [expand]
  760. welland [expand]
  761. western boundary [expand]
  762. westfield point [expand]
  763. westwards [expand]
  764. wet sand [expand]
  765. wheel [expand]
  766. whitby [expand]
  767. white cliffs of dover [expand]
  768. whitson [expand]
  769. wild life [expand]
  770. wind farm [expand]
  771. wind pump [expand]
  772. windy summer [expand]
  773. winter storm [expand]
  774. winter storms [expand]
  775. winter sunshine [expand]
  776. winterton ness [expand]
  777. wirral peninsula [expand]
  778. withernsea [expand]
  779. wooden fence [expand]
  780. wooden posts [expand]
  781. wooden structures [expand]
  782. world war 2 [expand]
  783. yarmouth [expand]
  784. youngster [expand]
  785. 1940 [expand]

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