Dover Seafront - Groyne replacement

Dover seafront is a hive of activity at the moment, the existing seafront groynes (yes that is the correct spelling!) are being replaced with new rock groynes made of Larvic rock from Norway. I am certainly looking forward to seeing the completed project. Watching the lone digger this morning gave me a real insight into the size of the task. I can't imagine how they manage with the tides. It reminded me of happy days on the beach as a child - making sand castles and battlements then waiting for the tide to come in and level everything.

I will be tracking their progress - so check back in for some more images soon.

 

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Update - 06/03/2014

The lava rock has now arrived

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A delivery of rock

 

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