SX9163 : Torquay Harbour - The Strand

taken 7 years ago, near to Torquay, Torbay, Great Britain

Torquay Harbour - The Strand
Torquay Harbour - The Strand
A view across the heart of Torquay town - the part around the inner harbour. The main street along the harbour side is called the Strand The view also capatures the distinctive feature of the terrace of Victorian town-houses, now mostly offices, on the road known appropriately as The Terrace.

Can you see how the buildings follow the line of the contours of the land which gives the building their distinctive curved appearance?
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Date Taken
Monday, 13 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 13 June, 2011
Town scene   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9193 6355 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:27.7075N 3:31.4354W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9163 6361
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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