NZ9011 : Whitby Piers

taken 25 days ago, near to Whitby, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Whitby Piers
Whitby Piers
Two piers guard the entrance to Whitby Harbour, which is also the mouth of the River Esk. Both have lighthouses; the West Pier lighthouse was built in 1831 to a height of 73 feet, whereas the East Pier lighthouse was built in 1855 and is 55 feet high. Note also the two beacons painted red and green representing port and starboard.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 September, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 25 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Docks, Harbours 
Primary Subject of Photo
Pier 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 9001 1172 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:29.5702N 0:36.7130W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 9021 1140
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Lighthouse  Beacon  Harbour Entrance 

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