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Bring the ghost pier back to life

Spot the ghostly remains of Westward Ho!’s Pier at low tide. Bring the pier back to life in your mind and draw what you think it may have once looked like.

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Westward Ho! Pier was built in about 1870 for passengers to board steam boats. It was only used for a short time as by 1880 it’s iron frame had rusted too much and it was dismantled. It’s legs are one of the haunting places around here that can remind you of past times.


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Mission Risk: Medium

Medium. Keep your wits about you, anything could happen.

Take lots of care when exploring around here. Stay well away from the cliff edge. There is a steep and long fall to the bottom. This area can get very slippery when wet, so take extra care if it's raining.

Tags: North Devon AONB AONB Devon Westward Ho! Pier 1870 steam boats

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    Westward Ho! Investigator
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    North Devon Coast AONB

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Mission Id: 3340