SY3190 : Crimean Seat Pinhay

taken 2 months ago, near to Pinhay, Devon, Great Britain

Crimean Seat Pinhay
Crimean Seat Pinhay
This lookout has a tremendous view out over Pinhay Bay and Pinhay Cliffs. the seat was allegedly built during the Crimean war (1853-1856) by the owner of the Pinhay estate to enable a lookout to be kept for Russian ships sailing up the Channel. It is completely constructed from flints including some large brick shaped blocks in the main arched structure. See the view at SY3190 : Pinhay Bay and the Undercliff from The Crimean Seat
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Date Taken
Friday, 25 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 13 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Seat 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 3150 9086 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:42.7991N 2:58.2951W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 3150 9086
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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