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City of Edinburgh, Scotland

Firth of Forth, Winter's Day 03

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A gas tanker moored at the industrial berths on the Firth of Forth, just across from Cramond. In the foreground you can see the "dragon's teeth", which are sea defences from the world wars. They run along the causeway (submerged during high tide) linking the mainland to Cramond island and were designed to prevent a sneaky submarine creeping upriver towards the Rosyth Naval Dockyards. The island itself still has a number of old world war gun emplacements dotted around it.

Uploaded to Flickr by byronv2 on 15 November 2019

Creative Commons License Photo © byronv2, 15 November 2019. Licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons licence

Location: Cramond, Edinburgh

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NT190771

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: City of Edinburgh

Nearest postcode: EH4 6NX

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

'Firth of Forth, Winter's Day 03' - a photo of Cramond Beach

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