Exploring the most Picturesque & Historic parts of England
Lepe is a beautiful coastal location within the New Forest, Hampshire. Its attractions are a nice beach, cafe, good size car park, lighthouse, old Lifeboat house and lots of World War II ruins. This picture shows the old World War II Jetty on a part of the beach that was a hive of activity during 1944. Parts of the Mulberry Harbour were constructed here. And the Pluto pipeline also passed through here on its way to Normandy. There's also a 1950's nuclear bunker in the car park.
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FUJIFILM X-T10 Focal length: 50 mm, Aperture: f 1, ISO: 200 Exposure time: 1/3 sec
Date/Time Creation: January 25, 2016, 8:57 pm
Exposure Mode: 2,
ImageID:1199469, Image size: 4862 x 2741 pixels
Lovely picture Russ been their several times all way`s wondered what the jetty`s were used for. Thanks for info and showing.
Excellent shot , and interesting narrative .
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