Sunday, 20 April 2014

MIDDLETON ... EASTER SUNDAY 2014

HI......
MIDDLETON BEACH , HARTLEPOOL
YOU NEVER KNOW WHAT YOU MIGHT SEE ON THIS BEACH....
I USED TO FIND MANY COINS ON THIS BEACH AS A TEENAGER
A LONG TIME AGO....
NOT MANY COINS AROUND NOW
BUT PLENTY OF FLAT SEA GLASS
 BELOW THE TYPE OF SCATTERING WHERE COINS COULD BE FOUND.


ANOTHER COIN/GLASS CATCHMENT AREA


 
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BLUE LAGOON 19 04 2014

AN EVENING TRIP TO THE BLUE LAGOON LAST NIGHT
AT THE MOUTH OF THE RIVER TEES
THE TIDE WAS HIGH.



THE WIND TURBINES OFF RECAR
NO MESSAGE.....

 
NOT A GREAT DRIFTWOOD OR GLASS BEACH

 
beach buoy
 

Saturday, 19 April 2014

BEACHCOMBING BAG


I LOVE THE SEA
I LOVE THE SAND
SO MUCH MORE
THAN OTHER LAND
THE TIDE THE SWELL
THE WAVES RELEASE
AND GUIDE ME TO
AN INNER PEACE
YOU NEVER KNOW
WHAT YOU WILL FIND
HAPPINESS AND PEACE OF MIND?
 
 
BELOW IS A BEACHCOMBING BAG I HAVE JUST BOUGHT OFF EBAY
FROM ONE BAY TO ANOTHER
 

 
BEACH BUOY.

Sunday, 13 April 2014

ENGLISH COASTAL PATH

HELLO ALL,
ON A RECENT TRIP TO SEAHAM, I NOTICED SOME WORK HAD BEEN CARRIED OUT ON THE ECP..... THE ENGLISH COASTAL PATH.
SOME WORK HAS ALSO BEEN CARRIED OUT IN HARTLEPOOL.
THE LINK BELOW WILL GIVE DETAILS OF THE WORK TO DATE AND OF THE SCHEME ITSELF.



http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/ourwork/access/coastalaccess/default.aspx

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Sunday, 6 April 2014

Hartlepool Driftwood Seaham Seaglass,


 I made another driftwood , red glass piece.

Above a bag of Hartlepool driftwood from the best driftwood beach in town.
Below Seaham Seaglass collected the same day as the wood.


Below a few selected items....


 
 
Below the other glass and sea pottery found at Seaham.
 
 
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Friday, 4 April 2014

DRIFTWOOD

DUG OUT SOME OLD DRIFTWOOD AND ADDED SOME RED SEA GLASS


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ALDI

BEEN TO ALDI........
DAUGHTER BOUGHT ME THIS SHOPPING TROLLEY TOKEN
80p
ONE HAPPY CAMPER
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Sunday, 23 March 2014

WALK TO WORK

I'm lucky enough to be able to walk to work when the mood takes me as it did the other day... it's around 4 miles. Some of my walk in by the sea...BELOW ... JUST AFTER 6 AM THE CLOCK TOWER TOILETS HAVE JUST BEEN OPENED!
 BELOW... I CHANGED TO A BLACK AND WHITE SETTING AS IT WAS SUCH A GREY DAY.....
 THE WIND TURBINES IN TEES BAY...
BEACH BUOY

Drink

Sunday, 9 March 2014

BEACH FINDS

I TOOK SOME PHOTOGRAPHS OF VARIOUS BEACH FINDS.



IT'S HANDY WHEN THEY COME WITH READY MADE HOLES.

 
BEACH BUOY.
 


Middleton Beach, Hartlepool

 
The top picture was taken looking across the sea to St. Hilda's Church,
Hartlepool
Below is Middleton Beach
 
The photo below is along Middleton Beach towards the Marina.
 
This Beach has lots of Flat sea glass.... see below.
I have boxes of the flat sea glass from Middleton.
Today I just collected a few pieces to show what can be found.
My companion for the day......
 
 
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