TA0488 : West Pier

near to Scarborough, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

West Pier
West Pier

This photograph was taken from near the seaward end of West pier (the commercial fishing pier) and is looking toward the town. The building standing forward of the town, with the large brown door, is the lifeboat house.

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In the late 60ís I dabbled with a number of different makes of slide film before settling on Kodachrome. This one was a Boots own brand that you had to mount into your own frames, hence no actual processing date. The date given for the year taken is, by my recollection, the latest possible processing date. However, it could have been at any time during 1965 to 1969.
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1969
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Date Taken
1969   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 March, 2010
Geographical Context
Coastal 
Category
Piers > Piers   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 047 886 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:16.9760N 0:23.5146W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 048 886
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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