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Photo © Martin Humphreys (2nd October 2014)
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"The Pilchard Inn"

Dated from 1336 The Inn on the shore of Burgh Island, Bigbury On Sea, is believed to of been guest lodgings for the monastery which once stood where the famous hotel now stands. A small band of fisherman took over the lodgings after the dissolution of the monastery & this is how the Inn got it's name.The sea tractor is used to get people trapped by the in coming tide back across to the mainland. Sept 2014

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Photographer: © Martin Humphreys (Gallery)(2nd October 2014)
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The Pilchard Inn

Dated from 1336 The Inn on the shore of Burgh Island, Bigbury On Sea, is believed to of been guest lodgings for the monastery which once stood where the famous hotel now stands. A small band of fisherman took over the lodgings after the dissolution of the monastery & this is how the Inn got it's name.The sea tractor is used to get people trapped by the in coming tide back across to the mainland. Sept 2014
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Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION Model: NIKON D3100
Exposure Program: Aperture Priority, Focal length: 26 mm, ISO: 200, Exposure time: 1/400 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: September 7, 2014, 10:31 am
ImageID:1192990, Image size: 4131 x 2752 pixels

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Comment by Pat TroutPremier Member! Click for more info..(2nd October 2014)

So Very nice Martin

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Comment by rustyruth(2nd October 2014)

Lovely shot Martin, very interesting narrative too.

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Comment by Dave John(2nd October 2014)

Not been there, buy sounds like a good place to visit. Like the reflection, well framed

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Comment by Vince Hawthorn(2nd October 2014)

Excellent shot Martin, the sand tractor is an icon in itself- always think of Poirot when I see pics of it.

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