TV6198 : Eastbourne Pier

taken 3 years ago, near to Eastbourne, East Sussex, Great Britain

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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TV6198, 935 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 30 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 1 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Sport, Leisure  Business, Retail, Services  Construction, Development 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TV 6181 9887 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.0114N 0:17.5916E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TV 6192 9875
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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