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Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port



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Re: Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port

They must be doing well with the fund raising!
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Re: Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port

They certainly do. Notice the new lifeboat station is 10's of yards inland. We are waiting to see a launch...…….

*Actually an inshore lifeboat, not one of the biggies*…….
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Re: Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port

Very posh. How long before it be ready for use?
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Re: Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port

I haven't been there for a good while, being put off by the long line of camper vans that had taken over the sea front parking.

Are they still there, will they return when the better weather comes I wonder.

Nice shot BTW.
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Re: Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port

I like the pano format, Mark. It fits the subject nicely.

Presently I'm at Hastings far from home on Sandra's lappy.

Tonight there's some kind of festival in Hastings, maybe good for a few street shots.
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Re: Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port

Gonna need a bigger boat!
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Re: Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port

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Very posh. How long before it be ready for use?
I think its May before all is ready. Taken long enough to build and sort....
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Re: Old and New Lifeboat station, Burry Port

I knew cars were getting bigger but I guess that must apply to lifeboats too. Looks like the new one will have wings and fly out of the shed like Thunderbird 2 to get over the rocks.
As Mark said the pano format suits the scene and shows off the changes nicely, well observed.
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