TV6198 : Eastbourne Pier

taken 6 years ago, near to Eastbourne, East Sussex, Great Britain

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Eastbourne Pier
Eastbourne Pier
The 300m long Victorian pier was officially opened in 1870, however work did not finish until 1872.
The Concert Hall and Pavilion were added in 1888. Above the concert hall is one of the earliest Victorian camera obscuras LinkExternal link
The pier was reclassified to Grade II* listed in May 2009 LinkExternal link
In 2009 the pier was up for sale for a guide price of 5million.
See more piers of Great Britain LinkExternal link

The Eastbourne Pier fire of 30th July 2014 saw the arcade section of the pier destroyed.

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Date Taken
Monday, 5 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Friday, 9 December, 2011
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TV 618 988 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:45.9835N 0:17.6413E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TV 616 986
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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