A lugger with passengers beaching at Eastbourne, Sussex

Looking east from the beach below Grand Parade towards Eastbourne pier in the background. A two-masted lugger crowded with passengers is beaching, watched by a few families from the shore. They are partially obscuring the wooden plankway that allows passengers to get on/off the lugger once it is aground. Francis Frith & Co negative no. 62958.

Object Details

ID: G3238
Collection: Historic Photographs
Type: Glass photonegative
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Francis Frith & Co; Francis Frith & Co
Places: Eastbourne
Date made: circa 1910
Exhibition: Beside the Seaside
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: 151 x 214 mm

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