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Postcard Of The Chain Pier At Newhaven 1870s

1900
Postcard Of The Chain Pier At Newhaven 1870s

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The Chain Pier was designed for the use of steamers to give pleasure trips to voyagers on the Firth of Forth. The pier was partially destroyed during a storm in 1898. It was never rebuilt.

Donor number: 0301-060

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