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Credit

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Location of Somerset in the United Kingdom

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Location of Exmoor National Park in Somerset and Devon

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Location of Porlock in Exmoor National Park

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4

OS 1:25k map of Porlock Bay

Ordnance Survey

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Erosion of Porlockford Cliff

 

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Photograph of Porlock Marsh Gravel Barrier taken at Grid Reference 885481 looking East North East towards Hurlstone Point

David Weatherly

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Photo Photograph of Porlock Marsh Gravel Barrier taken at Grid Reference 885481 looking West towards Gore Point

David Weatherly

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Richard Allen illustrated base map of PM jpeg

Richard Allen  / ENPA

9

Photograph of Cliffs at Gore Point to the west of Porlock Bay Grid Reference 861485

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

10

Jpeg line drawing of Porlock Bay outline

ENPA

11

1710 map

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12

Photo: Remains of Linhay Barn at Porlock Marsh

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

13

Remains of Duck Decoy

ENPA

14

Photo: remains of new works

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

15

Photo of old field map

Porlock Village Hall

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Photo of old field map

Porlock Village Hall

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Photo of old field map

Porlock Village Hall

18

Photo: stooked sheaves of wheat in an arable field in Porlock Marsh in the 1950s

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

19

harvesting reeds for thatching on Porlock Marsh in the 1960s

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

20

harvesting reeds for thatching on Porlock Marsh in the 1960s 2

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

21

Photo: Canalised streams and drainage ditches leading to New Works sluice on Porlock Marsh in the 1960s

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

22

1984 Aerial photo of marsh showing ridge

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

23

This 1956 photograph shows several of the inner marsh fields ploughed and reseeded

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

24

(1956?) photo from toll road

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

25

Aerial photo

Geoinformation Group 2017

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Map comparison 1931 to 2008

Ordnance Survey

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Photo of groynes on ridge

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

28

Historic photo showing high ridge profile

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

29

Photo Ridge replenishment and strengthening at Porlock Bay following severe storms in 1952

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

30

Historic photos of bulldozers

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

31

Photograph of the hinterland of Porlock Bay pebble ridge in 1995

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

32

Photograph of the Porlock Bay pebble ridge breach occurring October 28th 1996

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

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Photo Initial stages of the October 1996 breach of Porlock Bay pebble ridge

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

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Photo from the breach

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

35

Photo of breach – aerial shot from toll road

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

36

Photo of breach – showing exposed Holocene clays

 

37

From light plane

Jonathan Hancock / alula.media

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Holocene clay

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

39

Photo of the marsh flooded 1988 showing development of saltmarsh

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

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Photo of the marsh flooded 2002 showing development of saltmarsh

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

41

Photo of the marsh from toll road flooded 2002 showing development of saltmarsh

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

42

Dead oak tree next to barn 

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

43

Satellite Image from 2001

Infotera  /Bluesky Image

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Tidal overtopping April 2002

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

45

Spit formation

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

46

Shingle east of Breach

 

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PDF -  Clacton Sea Defences

 

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Porlock Weir

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

52

Porlock Weir

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

53

Turkey Cottages – Porlock Weir

Tarka Millennium Award / M.Ireland

54

Coastal Change Pathfinder Report

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