TV6198 : East Beach, Eastbourne

near to Eastbourne, East Sussex, Great Britain

East Beach, Eastbourne
East Beach, Eastbourne
The four miles of shingle beach, lined with a seafront of hotels and guest houses, is one of Eastbourne's main attractions and the focus of its tourism trade.

LinkExternal link Seafront map showing locations of groynes
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
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2012
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Date Taken
Saturday, 4 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 10 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal 
Place (from Tags)
Eastbourne 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TV 6186 9895 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.0537N 0:17.6362E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TV 6188 9899
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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