West Pier, Brighton designed by Eugenius Birch. 1866. Photograph c. 1890-1900 from the Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Note the bathing wagons near water's edge. [Compare a recent photograph of the now-ruined pier.]

[Source: Library of Congress LC-DIG-ppmsc-08044. You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the Library of Congress and (2) link your document to this URL.]

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