SZ0378 : Trompe l'oeil (2), Swanage, Dorset

taken 10 years ago, near to Swanage, Dorset, Great Britain

Trompe l'oeil (2), Swanage, Dorset
Trompe l'oeil (2), Swanage, Dorset
The artwork was carried out by local artists to highlight the deterioration of this building, reportedly knocked up by Canadian troops at the end of the Second World War awaiting demobilisation. The work has been in existence for at least five years and the building left empty since the time of the first Gulf War. This image by Stuart Cankett SZ0378 : Pier Head (Purbeck Arts Week) contains much information on the background to it. There are several other images of the building here Link There is at least one degree of separation between this image and the one to be accessed here LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 10 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 16 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  City, Town centre  Derelict, Disused 
Building (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 033 786 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:36.4534N 1:57.2157W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 033 786
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Antonia Phillips and Nina Camplin  Dereliction  Trompe Loeil 

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