SW8232 : Eastern Breakwater, Falmouth Docks

taken 2 years ago, near to Flushing, Cornwall, Great Britain

Eastern Breakwater, Falmouth Docks
Eastern Breakwater, Falmouth Docks
Falmouth Docks were developed in the 1860s; the Eastern Breakwater was built in 1863 and No 2 Dock opened in 1864. Its first cargo to be exported was china clay brought on trains along the new Cornish Railway which had reached Falmouth in August 1863 LinkExternal link .
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SW8232, 65 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Friday, 15 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 29 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Docks, Harbours 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 822 328 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:9.3326N 5:2.9576W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 822 329
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Nineteenth Century  19th Century  Victorian  Dock  Breakwater  Pier  Jetty  Falmouth Harbour  Port Pendennis  Early Morning  Headland  Pendennis Head 

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