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Shingle Collection

"Discover the Charm of Shingle: From Beach Huts in Southwold to Fishing Boats in Beer" Immerse yourself in the picturesque landscapes beaches

Background imageShingle Collection: Beach huts, Southwold, Suffolk, England, UK, Europe

Beach huts, Southwold, Suffolk, England, UK, Europe

Background imageShingle Collection: Aerial view of the beach and cliffs at Beer, East Devon

Aerial view of the beach and cliffs at Beer, East Devon. Date: 1960s

Background imageShingle Collection: Wastwater in the Lake District UK

Wastwater in the Lake District UK
Ashley Cooper / SpecialistStock

Background imageShingle Collection: Fishing boats on the shingle beach at Beer, East Devon

Fishing boats on the shingle beach at Beer, East Devon. Date: 1960s

Background imageShingle Collection: Hythe, Kent - The West Parade and Beach

Hythe, Kent - The West Parade and Beach. Date: circa 1906

Background imageShingle Collection: Wastwater and the screes in the Lake District UK

Wastwater and the screes in the Lake District UK
Ashley Cooper / SpecialistStock

Background imageShingle Collection: Fishing Huts at Hastings

Fishing Huts at Hastings
Clustered on the shingle of the old town of Hastings, Sussex, are these tall black huts, where the local fishermen dry and mend their nets

Background imageShingle Collection: BROOKLYN: WYCKOFF HOUSE. The Pieter Wyckoff House in Brooklyn. Photographed by E

BROOKLYN: WYCKOFF HOUSE. The Pieter Wyckoff House in Brooklyn. Photographed by E.P. MacFarland, c1934

Background imageShingle Collection: Ochre yellow brick wall

Ochre yellow brick wall

Background imageShingle Collection: Street sign, Brick Lane, on brick wall, East London, London, London region, England, United Kingdom

Street sign, Brick Lane, on brick wall, East London, London, London region, England, United Kingdom

Background imageShingle Collection: Front Street, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, South Wales

Front Street, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, South Wales
View of Front Street and Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, South Wales. A group of children stand near the prow of a large ship, moored on the shingle

Background imageShingle Collection: Shingle Beach, Orebic, Dalmatia, Croatia, Europe

Shingle Beach, Orebic, Dalmatia, Croatia, Europe

Background imageShingle Collection: View along the shingle beach at Beer, East Devon

View along the shingle beach at Beer, East Devon. Date: 1960s

Background imageShingle Collection: Wrecked fishing boat on shingle beach, Dungeness, Kent, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Wrecked fishing boat on shingle beach, Dungeness, Kent, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageShingle Collection: Small fishing village of Pennan

Small fishing village of Pennan, setting of the movie Local Hero, north coast, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageShingle Collection: The Seafront at Sidmouth, Devon, August 1931

The Seafront at Sidmouth, Devon, August 1931
A GWR publicity view of the seafront at Sidmouth in South Devon, taken in August 1931. This image shows the many groynes going out to sea and holidaymakers on the shingle beach enjoying themselves

Background imageShingle Collection: Beach at Deal, Kent - View from the North

Beach at Deal, Kent - View from the North Date: 1923

Background imageShingle Collection: Nettuno-Anzio Front, Italy, by G. H. Davis

Nettuno-Anzio Front, Italy, by G. H. Davis
The battle of the beachhead -- an airmans view of the terrain. A pictorial map of the Nettuno-Anzio Front, showing roads, with the Alban Hills in the background

Background imageShingle Collection: The Coxswain of the Aldeburgh lifeboat, Charlie Mann, with a catch of herrings

The Coxswain of the Aldeburgh lifeboat, Charlie Mann, with a catch of herrings. 28 September 1925

Background imageShingle Collection: England, Kent, Dungeness, Prospect Cottage, The Former Home of Movie Director Derek

England, Kent, Dungeness, Prospect Cottage, The Former Home of Movie Director Derek Jarman

Background imageShingle Collection: Colourful water-smoothed pebbles on shingle beach. Normandy, France, October 2010

Colourful water-smoothed pebbles on shingle beach. Normandy, France, October 2010

Background imageShingle Collection: A fishing boat on Dungeness shingle beach, Kent, England

A fishing boat on Dungeness shingle beach, Kent, England

Background imageShingle Collection: Beach at Gravelines, 1890. Artist: Georges-Pierre Seurat

Beach at Gravelines, 1890. Artist: Georges-Pierre Seurat
Beach at Gravelines, 1890. From the Courtauld Institute Galleries, London

Background imageShingle Collection: Picture No. 10741203

Picture No. 10741203
Chesil Beach (Chesil Bank), 29 km long shingle beach, Dorset. A tombolo connecting mainland to the Isle of Portland. It is a part of the Jurassic Coast. Date:

Background imageShingle Collection: Brighton Pier (c. 1899), and beach chairs, Brighton, East Sussex, England

Brighton Pier (c. 1899), and beach chairs, Brighton, East Sussex, England

Background imageShingle Collection: The best preserved 12th century stave church in Norway

The best preserved 12th century stave church in Norway, Borgund Stave Church, Western Fjords, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Background imageShingle Collection: Boats pulled up on the shingle at Ladram Bay on the Jurassic Coast, Devon, England

Boats pulled up on the shingle at Ladram Bay on the Jurassic Coast, Devon, England. Autumn (September)

Background imageShingle Collection: People on the beach at Salcombe, Devon

People on the beach at Salcombe, Devon. circa 1960s

Background imageShingle Collection: Prams on Brighton Beach

Prams on Brighton Beach
A mother and her young children play on the pebbled beach at Brighton, almost hidden behind three large prams Date: Early 1960s

Background imageShingle Collection: Holidaymakers on Brighton beach. 5th August 1936

Holidaymakers on Brighton beach. 5th August 1936

Background imageShingle Collection: Advertisement for Players cigarettes

Advertisement for Players cigarettes
Players please " Its the tobacco that counts" Young elegant lady holding a cigarette in a holder. Date: 1930

Background imageShingle Collection: Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) adult, breeding plumage, feeding on small crab prey

Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) adult, breeding plumage, feeding on small crab prey, standing on shingle beach, Snettisham RSPB Reserve, Norfolk, England, july

Background imageShingle Collection: Maine, Faded American flag on door of old barn

Maine, Faded American flag on door of old barn

Background imageShingle Collection: St. Margarets Bay

St. Margarets Bay, near Dover, Kent. A small bay, with a shingle beach and chalk cliffs, it was for many centuries a smugglers haunt and the scene of many shipwrecks

Background imageShingle Collection: Woolwich Power Station, SE London

Woolwich Power Station, SE London, with coal barges on the River Thames. Date: circa 1950s

Background imageShingle Collection: London, England - Selsea Beach

London, England - Selsea Beach - Shingle beach and boats. Part of Box 186 Boswell Collection - London. Date: circa 1900

Background imageShingle Collection: Fishing boats moored on shingle beach in evening sunlight, Cadgwith, Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall

Fishing boats moored on shingle beach in evening sunlight, Cadgwith, Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall, England, August

Background imageShingle Collection: Geotextile tubes (geotubes) used as coastal cliff erosion defence on shingle beach, Dunwich

Geotextile tubes (geotubes) used as coastal cliff erosion defence on shingle beach, Dunwich, Suffolk, England, july

Background imageShingle Collection: Tractor with landed fishing boat on shingle beach, Weybourne, Norfolk, England, august

Tractor with landed fishing boat on shingle beach, Weybourne, Norfolk, England, august

Background imageShingle Collection: A view towards Hunt Cliff from the beach at Saltburn, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire

A view towards Hunt Cliff from the beach at Saltburn, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageShingle Collection: Hastings Lifeboat Horses

Hastings Lifeboat Horses
Lifeboat horses at Hastings used to haul the lifeboat from the beach to the water; two boys watch the scene

Background imageShingle Collection: Big Skate San Pedro Bay, California

Big Skate San Pedro Bay, California
KEL-113 BIG SKATE - ON SHINGLE San Pedro Bay, California. Raja binoculata Ken Lucas Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in anyway

Background imageShingle Collection: Chesil Bank, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Chesil Bank, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageShingle Collection: A 2nd World War bunker on the beach at Cley Norfolk UK

A 2nd World War bunker on the beach at Cley Norfolk UK
Ashley Cooper / SpecialistStock

Background imageShingle Collection: English cottage garden, winding shingle path leading to a gazebo between grass lawn

English cottage garden, winding shingle path leading to a gazebo between grass lawn and flowerbed of mixed plant varieties

Background imageShingle Collection: Return Of The Fishing Boats, Étretat, 1879. Creator: Giovanni Boldini

Return Of The Fishing Boats, Étretat, 1879. Creator: Giovanni Boldini
Return Of The Fishing Boats, Etretat, 1879

Background imageShingle Collection: Tourists on a British beach struggling over shingle and riding a donkey stuck in the mud

Tourists on a British beach struggling over shingle and riding a donkey stuck in the mud
FLO4679250 Tourists on a British beach struggling over shingle and riding a donkey stuck in the mud. Handcoloured copperplate drawn

Background imageShingle Collection: Costume of St. Valery en Caux

Costume of St. Valery en Caux
5855716 Costume of St. Valery en Caux.; (add.info.: Costume of St. Valery en Caux. The bonnet is covered with blue silk and black velvet)




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"Discover the Charm of Shingle: From Beach Huts in Southwold to Fishing Boats in Beer" Immerse yourself in the picturesque landscapes beaches, scattered across various corners of England, Wales, and even Europe. Starting with the idyllic beach huts adorning the shores of Southwold, Suffolk in England's charming East Anglia region. These colorful little havens provide a perfect spot for relaxation and seaside enjoyment. Venturing further north to Wastwater in the Lake District UK, you'll find a breathtaking combination of rugged cliffs and pebbly shingles that create an awe-inspiring backdrop for nature enthusiasts. Traveling westward to Front Street in Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, South Wales reveals a hidden gem where shingle meets quaint coastal town charm. Here you can witness fishing boats gently resting on the shore as they await their next adventure at sea. Heading back down south to Beer in East Devon unveils another captivating scene - fishing boats dotting the shingle beach against a stunning backdrop of towering cliffs. This peaceful setting offers tranquility like no other. In bustling Brick Lane within London's vibrant East End lies an unexpected sight - a street sign proudly displayed on a brick wall adorned with unique textures and colors. A true representation of urban diversity amidst this cosmopolitan cityscape. Journeying southeast to Hythe in Kent allows you to experience The West Parade and Beach; here you can bask under sunny skies while enjoying panoramic views over glistening waters meeting smooth pebbles along its shoreline. Hastings presents yet another delightful spectacle with its charming fishing huts lining its shores. These humble structures stand as testament to centuries-old traditions carried out by generations of fishermen who call this place home. Dungeness is not only famous for Prospect Cottage but also showcases its distinctive shingle landscape that stretches as far as your eyes can see.