The beach is shingle and sand, and the water has a naturally cloudy colour. The beach has a shallow slope and a very large tidal range so that it can be up to half a kilometre to the sea at low tide. The Pill River and Carhampton Stream cross the beach.
Bay Sand Shingle Mud
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The tide at Blue Anchor Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 8:19 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 2:09 AM tomorrow.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 8.4°CDetailed weather and tides »
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Dunster Castle (2.1 miles)
Dunster Yarn Market (2.1 miles)
Dunster Working Watermill (2.1 miles)
The Parish and Priory Church of St. George, Dunster (2.1 miles)
Cleeve Abbey (2.3 miles)
Torre Cider Farm (2.6 miles)
Tropiquaria Zoo (2.7 miles)
Birds Hill Days (2.8 miles)
Market House Museum (2.8 miles)
Ancient Mariner Statue (2.9 miles)
Driftwood Cafe (260 yards)
All distances are approximate
around 4 miles east as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
around 7 miles east as the seagull flies, around 9 miles by road.
around 2 miles west-northwest as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
around 4 miles west-northwest as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
around 3 miles west-northwest as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
Location: Blue Anchor
Location type: Village
OS Grid: ST025435
Local Authority: West Somerset
Nearest postcode: TA24 6JT
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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