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Walton-on-the-Naze

 

February 15 2002

Walton-on-the-Naze  1998

 

Walton-on-the-Naze  July 30 2001

Walton-on-the-Naze  September 22 2001

 

Walton-on-the-Naze  January 1 2002

Walton-on-the-Naze  February 15 2002

Walton-on-the-Naze  May 26 2002

Walton-on-the-Naze  November 16 2002

 

Walton-on-the-Naze  January 6 2003

Walton-on-the-Naze  October 30 2003

 

Walton-on-the-Naze  January 18 2004

Walton-on-the-Naze  June 5 2004 Naze Tower

Walton-on-the-Naze  June 5 2004

Walton-on-the-Naze  November 3 2004

 

Walton-on-the-Naze  February 2005

Walton-on-the-Naze  May 29 2005

Walton-on-the-Naze  July 2005

Walton-on-the-Naze  November  2005

 

Walton-on-the-Naze  February 2006

Walton-on-the-Naze  September 2006

 

Walton-on-the-Naze  February 2007

Walton-on-the-Naze  May 2007

 

This photograph is taken from the top of the step, near the cafe and tower. It will serve as a possible marker for the imminent undermining of the information masonry.

 

A close-up of the next cliff-top marker to fall.

 

From half way down the cliff, the nearness of the latest collapse to the line of the cliff steps is evident.  At the time of viewing about 4 metres was all that was  separating steps and cliff.

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From a bench on the cliff side, the continuing cliff falls keep a fresh free face.

 

The thoroughly undercut concrete roadway has all but disappeared. The position of the  brick information pillar is now critical.

 

A tumble of sand and clay, together with still-growing vegetation, marks the southern boundary of the unmanaged cliffs at Walton.

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The debris of the rotational slump below the tower. In the foreground pieces of concrete roadway, behind are the pillboxes on the beach.

 

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Access on to a much-lowered breach.

 

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The system of concrete footways from the sea wall to the top of the cliffs at the tower. the proximity of the cliff to the upper section of footpath becomes clear.

 

The groynes in front of the managed coast, to the south of the cliffs.

 

Small beaches move about the groyne compartments, backed by concrete blocks and a sea wall.

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