By the Thames at Crossness. Location: By the Thames at the Crossness Nature Reserve. Description: Cries of wading birds in a small bay where the nature reserve abuts the Thames. Constant rushing noise from the Crossness sewage works and incinerator immediately to the west. Duration: 1:20. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 20 March 2011. Time of day: 5pm.
Thames at Dagenham. Location: On a path by the Thames just west of Dagenham. Description: Waves lapping the shoreline, distant hum and clatter of machinery at Barking Riverside to the west. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 4 November 2009. Time of day: 1.45pm.
TQ 4815 8067. Location: Belvedere Road, near the entrance to Crossness waterworks. Description: Birdsong from hedgerows on each side of Belvedere Road. Traffic noise from the Eastern Way elevated section to the south, and a faint humming sound from Crossness waterworks to the north. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 20 April 2009. Time of day: 11.20am.
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