SH5873 : Garth Pier (Bangor Pier)

taken 3 years ago, near to Bangor, Gwynedd, Great Britain

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Garth Pier (Bangor Pier)
Garth Pier (Bangor Pier)
Garth Pier with Anglesey on the far side.
Garth Pier
Garth Pier is a Grade II* listed structure LinkExternal link in Bangor, North Wales. At 1,500 feet in length, it is the second-longest pier in Wales, and the ninth longest in the British Isles.
Designed by J.J. Webster of Westminster, London. The wooden deck has a series of octagonal kiosks with roofs, plus street lighting, which lead to a pontoon landing stage for pleasure steamers on the Menai Strait.
Opened to the public on 14 May 1896, the ceremony performed by George Douglas-Pennant, 2nd Baron Penrhyn.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 8 February, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 14 March, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts 
Country (from Tags)
Wales 
Place (from Tags)
Bangor 
County (from Tags)
Gwynedd 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 5835 7336 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:14.2991N 4:7.4364W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 5841 7316
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Bangor Pier  Garth Pier  Pier  Anglesey  Menai Strait  Grade II Listed Structure 

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