SW6225 : Porthleven

near to Porthleven, Cornwall, Great Britain

Porthleven
Porthleven
The Bickford-Smith Institute, with its imposing 70ft clock tower, was built in 1883 as a Literary Institute by William Bickford-Smith of Trevarno. The building featured in the national press in 1989, when pictures showed the tower engulfed by enormous waves.
Porthleven Sands may be seen in the background.
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2002
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Date Taken
August 2002   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 11 April, 2005
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Coastline/Beaches   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 628 254 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:4.8761N 5:19.0148W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 626 255
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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