Grid square: Greenhithe, Thurrock, Tilbury, Gravesend

Recorded by: IM Rawes

Recording date: 23 August 2012

Time of day: 1.45pm

Location: On the Thames path at Purfleet, Essex.

Description: A gas freighter's engines idle during loading, sound of waves on the Thames shore, a child's voice from a housing estate nearby.

Technical guff: Headworn stereo. 2 x Shure WL-183 mics and Sony PCM-M10 recorder.

Additional notes: None.