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Brighton Brighton
West Pier
 
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Anderson collection
 
 
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Brighton Brighton
West Pier
c.1898-04
 
postcard used 1904
in house archive 4
 
 
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Brighton Brighton
West Pier
c.1900
 
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Brighton Brighton
West Pier
c.1905-07
 
postcard used 1907
in house archive 4
 
 
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Brighton Brighton
West Pier
c.1921-23
 
postcard used 1923
in house archive 4
 
 
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Brighton Brighton
Kings Road
Grand Hotel
c.1873-78
 
engraving used on postcard
in house archive 17
 
 
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Brighton Brighton
Kings Road
c.1902-05
 
postcard used 1905
in house archive 17
 
 
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Brighton Brighton
Kings Road
Abbotts Hotel
c.1935-37
 
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thanks- Neville Bain 2015
 
 
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Brighton
West Pier

West Pier opened
5 October 1866
 
Storms in 1987 and 1988 caused damage to a section, isolating the Concert Hall & pavilion.
Storms in 2002 and 2003 caused part of the pier and concert hall to collapse.
In March 2003, the pavilion and sections were destroyed by a large fire. In May 2003 a further fire reduced the concert hall to a shell, falling into the sea during a later storm.
 
2016 - The i360 tower has opened at the old entrance to the pier.
 
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