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 Frozen sea at Mersea, January 1940. Photo by Howard Winch, who wrote on back:

View from Orleans Corner looking Westward to anchorage at Old Mersea of smacks and yachts.

Floes on move at ebb of high tide towards camera.



[ There is a large hut at the end of the beach, which disappeared by the end of the War. The second vessel from the left is the PORT ERROLL. ]

 
Cat1 Weather Cat2 Mersea-->Beach

Frozen sea at Mersea, January 1940. Photo by Howard Winch, who wrote on back:
View from Orleans Corner looking Westward to anchorage at Old Mersea of smacks and yachts.
Floes on move at ebb of high tide towards camera.

[ There is a large hut at the end of the beach, which disappeared by the end of the War. The second vessel from the left is the PORT ERROLL. ]


Date: 26 January 1940      

Photo: Mersea Museum - Pauline Winch
Image ID PMS_WIN_021
Category 1 Weather
Category 2 Mersea-->Beach


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.