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Scolt Head Island.

J. A. Steers

Scolt Head Island.

by J. A. Steers

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Published by W. Heffer in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scolt Head Island (England),
  • England,
  • Scolt Head Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- England -- Scolt Head Island.,
    • Zoology -- England -- Scolt Head Island.,
    • Scolt Head Island (England)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA670.S25 S8 1960
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 269 p.
      Number of Pages269
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5816205M
      LC Control Number61000342
      OCLC/WorldCa6266988

        Scolt Head is the best we can do for an island in north Norfolk, but we'd find surfing there for sure. Related Articles The Martello towers: an artistic entente on the coastAuthor: Charles Rangeley-Wilson. Map of Scolt Head Island Nature Reserve in Norfolk.

        Excellent visit to the western end of Scolt Head Island By fortunate serendipity our regular North Norfolk place to stay was not available this year and we ended up renting the cottage next door to Jon's picked up a card for BrantaCruises while returning from a circular walk along the coastal footpath.5/5(31). However, Lucy Grewcock - co-author of new book, The Wild Guide - thinks we’re missing a trick. Where: Scolt Head Island, Norfolk. This secluded and often deserted island is a Author: Lucy Grewcock.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Steers, J.A. (James Alfred), Scolt Head Island. Cambridge [Eng.] W. Heffer [] (OCoLC) Island Summary: Scolt Head sits between Brancaster and Wells-next-the-Sea in north Norfolk.

The island, that runs east to west, is only years or so old after being formed after a spit of land from the mainland was cut off by the creeks that run. Scolt Head Island is a classic example of what geographers refer to as an offshore barrier island.

It was leavened from wind and tide in the geological blink of an eye – around a thousand years ago is the Scolt Head Island. book estimate – and it probably started life as a spit of sand that spread westward over a shingle skeleton.

Scolt Head Island Hardcover – January 1, by J A Steers (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" — Cited by: Our boat, Laura May, operates daily (weather dependent) from Brancaster Staithe Harbour with skipper and guide Jon Brown at the helm.

Jon has lived and worked around Brancaster for more than 50 years. Drawing on his unique experience you will learn about the coastal landscape and the wildlife that is constantly changing throughout the day, and between tides and changing.

Get this from a library. Scolt head island, the story of its origin: the plant and animal life of the dunes and marshes. [J A Steers; Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society, Norwich, England.]. Island of Terns: Warden of Scot Head Hardcover – January 1, by Bob Chestney (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(2). Buy Scolt Head Island 2nd Revised edition by Steers, J.

(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Hardcover. A trip to an island (Scolt Head) is exciting enough in itself but the journey was amazing. Slowing right down to nudge through salt marsh so slowly we could identify individual plants (with Jon's help in my case!) enabled me to experience a completely new landscape.5/5(31).

A Shaw & Valentine mystery When a body is discovered beneath the waves off Scolt Head Island, the contents of the dead man's pockets lead Detective Inspector Peter Shaw to suspect an outbreak of 'samphire wars': a turf battle for control of the prized sea asparagus which sells for a small fortune a.

Scolt Head Island. Scolt Head Island National Nature Reserve is the prime example of an offshore barrier island in the UK.

It is situated on a dynamic coastline and is steadily growing westward. Choose Hotels near Scolt Head Island National Nature Reserve based on your preferences like cheap, budget, luxury or based on the type of hotels like 3 star, 4 star or 5 star.

Explore & get best deals on hotels near Scolt Head Island National Nature Reserve Now. > The Island > Scolt - a brief history > Book Tickets > Mussels > Contact; The Island.

Scolt Head Island - known locally simply as Scolt, or the Island - is roughly km (4 mi) long and separated from the mainland by Norton creek on its southern side, and the North Sea along is northern side. Book Online» Scolt Head Island. Home / Explore / Birdwatching / Scolt Head Island Scolt Head Island is the prime example of an offshore barrier island in the UK.

It is situated on a very dynamic coastline and is steadily growing westward. The reserve's primary habitats are sand dune, saltmarsh, intertidal sand and mud flats, and open shingle.

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A couple of Saltmarsh insects on Scolt Head Island 04/08/ The very local Saltmarsh Horsefly was particularly abundant I have never seen so many and got bitten as ers: Scolt Head Island» Scolt Head Island is the prime example of an offshore barrier island in the UK.

It is situated on a very dynamic coastline and is steadily growing westward. The shingle that makes up Scolt Head Island is moving westwards and southwards at up to m (10 ft) per year.

This may affect the movement of sediment, and lead to some erosion of the dunes and beaches at Holkham, but should not destroy their effectiveness as a sea defence unless the island reattaches to the mainland at some date in the Coordinates: 52°58′08″N 0°48′47″E / °N.

Some churches run car boot sales to raise money, throw together a village raffle or bring-and-sing at Christmas. But when you’re located here on the North Norfolk Coast, with panoramic vistas of Scolt Head Island and the big blue of the North Sea beyond there’s only one sensible thing to do: Open a pop-up campsite%(2).

The most intriguing and yet little visited portion of this coast is Scolt Head Island, situated between Brancaster in the west and Burnham Overy Staithe in the east.

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A Shaw & Valentine mystery When a body is discoveredbeneath the waves off Scolt Head Island, the contents of the dead man’s pockets lead Detective Inspector Peter Shaw to suspect an outbreak of ‘samphire wars’: a turf battle for control /5().Book Online» Scolt Head Island.

Home / Explore / Bird Watching / Scolt Head Island Scolt Head Island is the prime example of an offshore barrier island in the UK. It is situated on a very dynamic coastline and is steadily growing westward. The reserve's primary habitats are sand dune, saltmarsh, intertidal sand and mud flats, and open shingle.