SW8232 : Eastern Breakwater, Falmouth

taken 1 year ago, near to Flushing, Cornwall, Great Britain

Eastern Breakwater, Falmouth
Eastern Breakwater, Falmouth
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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Date Taken
Monday, 29 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Thursday, 3 August, 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: 50:9.3434N 5:2.9583W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 825 329
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Falmouth Harbour  Breakwater  Pier  Jetty  Dock  Nineteenth Century  19th Century  Falmouth Docks  Cranes  Ships 

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