ST3062 : Birnbeck Pier and Island, Weston super Mare

taken 3 years ago, 3 km from Kewstoke, North Somerset, Great Britain

Birnbeck Pier and Island, Weston super Mare
Birnbeck Pier and Island, Weston super Mare
Grade II* listed derelict pier leading to Birnbeck Island. Built to the designs of noted seaside architect Eugenius Birch between 1862 and 1867. Description at this LinkExternal link. In 2015 Birnbeck Pier was nominated by the Victorian Society in the top ten list of most endangered Victorian and Edwardian buildings in England and Wales. LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) .
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Date Taken
Friday, 5 August, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 1 October, 2016
Geographical Context
Coastal 
Building Type (from Tags)
Pier 
Place (from Tags)
Weston Super Mare 
Island (from Tags)
Birnbeck Island 
Architect (from Tags)
Eugenius Birch 
Listed Building Status (from Tags)
Grade II(star) 
Period (from Tags)
1860s 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 3070 6248 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:21.4288N 2:59.7982W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 3078 6237
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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