East Yorkshire coastal erosion

Aldbrough

 Aldbrough site location





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Just as elsewhere along the Holderness coast, the ice-age clays continually break and slide into the sea.



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Eroded road.



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The process creeps towards the entrance to a caravan park...



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...towards the pitches.



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Caravans are moved away from the edge, leaving concrete bases...



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...which will eventually succumb.



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A chalet along the disappearing road is prepared for demolition.



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The Aldbrough cliffs community is being rolled back.



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Pictures taken by Brian Williams, 14 February 2011.