TQ4100 : Bearshide Gap

taken 9 years ago, near to Peacehaven, East Sussex, Great Britain

Bearshide Gap
Bearshide Gap
For many centuries the Downs dipped just low enough here to allow a precarious access to the beach its isolation being very popular with smugglers during the 18th century. Now one of two vehicular accesses to the sea defences below. In his original plans Charles Nevill had wanted to build a pier here. The opposite view to TQ4100 : Access Road to Sea Defences.
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TQ4100, 56 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 March, 2009
Category
Cliff top   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 410 007 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:47.3337N 0:0.0084W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 410 007
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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