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©  Michael Bass

IoE Number: 33180
Location: BIRNBECK PIER, BIRNBECK PIER
  WESTON SUPER MARE, NORTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Michael Bass
Date Photographed: 21 September 2001
Date listed: 19 May 1983
Date of last amendment: 19 May 1983
Grade II*

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BIRNBECK PIER5121Birnbeck PierST 3062 SE 5/5II* GV

BIRNBECK PIER 1. 5121 Birnbeck Pier ST 3062 SE 5/5 II* GV 2. Main pier connects Birnbeck Island to the mainland below the Prince Consort Gardens. Dated 1862, opened 1867. Designed by Eugenius Birch. Ironwork by the Isia Foundry of Newport, Gwent. Iron girder piers with cross girders to side of deck. Deck supports and tubular iron legs, with outward splay, grouped in fours and linked by braces. Wooden deck is flanked by continuous cantilevered seating with curved open- work backs and hand rails and swan-neck stanchions. Small bays project at intervals along the sides. Cast iron lamp standards, to sides of pier.

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