Halden Pier, Torquay, Torbay

Halden Pier, Torquay, Torbay
Photograph taken 05 September 2007 © Mr Robert W Keniston. Source Historic England Archive ref: 390451

The Haldon Pier was built in 1867. It is an outer pier or breakwater, about 300m long. It gave the old harbour extra protection and created a large outer harbour. It cost nearly £70,000 and is an important part of the 19th century harbour at Torquay.

Location

Torbay Torquay

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

harbour sea coast water pier leisure industry Victorian (1837 - 1901)