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The Promenade and Lighthouse, Withernsea, 1925
part of flight AFL3060
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Title The Promenade and Lighthouse, Withernsea, 1925
Image reference EPW012685
Date 6th May 1925
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Place name Withernsea
Parish Withernsea
Administrative area East Riding Of Yorkshire
Country England
Easting/Northing 534259, 428021

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    Friday 25th September
  • Anybody have a clue what this tower is??

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    Friday 25th September
  • The mortal remains of the pier.
    This link explains.

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    John Wass
    Friday 3rd July
  • This is a recent photo of the Pier Towers seen in the bottom left of the aerial picture

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    Tuesday 26th June

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