SZ0290 : Whitecliff House 1937

taken 83 years ago, near to Parkstone, Poole, Great Britain

Whitecliff House 1937
Whitecliff House 1937
In 1936 the Richardson family moved into Whitecliff House, with 6 children. There was a spectacular view across Poole Harbour, and the water of Parkstone Bay reached Whitecliff Road in the foreground. During the War, Sunderland aircraft were moored near Brownsea Island, and Poole Harbour was used as a landmark by German bombers on their nightly raids inland. The House is still there 70 years later SZ0290 : Whitecliff House 2009
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Photographer
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John Palmer   (find more nearby)
Date Taken
1937   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 9 September, 2009
Category
House   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 028 908 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:43.0093N 1:57.6512W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 028 907
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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