Sunday, 10 April 2011

The Island of West Mersea

Viewed from above, the island of West Mersea in Essex, is shaped like an oyster; appropriately so, since the Mersea oysters are famous for their quality (and I can testify to this!). The houseboats of all shapes and sizes are most pleasing to my eye. A splendid place to Ramble Raggedly...

~ Munro Tweeder-Harris, Esq. ~


  1. I have never eaten oysters, but I have lived on a house boat. I suppose That one out of two isn't bad!
    I like it Munro, I like it a lot.
    +Many Coats+

  2. I used to work on an oyster dredge boat in the Chesapeake Bay and lived on a small island called Smith Island. What a wonderful time I had, a highlight of a lifetime...Pop'

  3. How interesting Pop. If you ever want to write a piece about this as a guest writer here, we would be honoured to feature it (contributions to