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tenby harbour and lifeboat station

By Mikelane
Hi guys ,another one from tenby,this time we have the harbour with the lifeboat hous,the tenby lifeboat house station based in pembrokeshire has operated for over 150 years,and today it has an all weather lifeboat ,and an inshore D class lifeboat the smallest in the fleet.

There are currently three lifeboat staions in tenby ,although two are active and one is not,there is a new lifeboat station and slipway to the right of the old one [WHICH IS NO LONGER USED ] and a small boathouse on the north beach.

The new station houses the RNLI's newest class of lifeboat-the tamar,and the boathouse houses the D class.
The new station was the first to receive the tamar class lifeboat .

the current tamar class lifeboat is called Haydn miller after the farmer who left 3m to the RNLI, the current inshore D-class lifeboat is called georgina stanly taylor,just a bit of the history,hope you like ,thanks for the C/Cs on yesterdays upload, much appreciated
Mike ,large is worth looking at if you have time

Tags: Photo journalism Transport Landscape and travel

Voters: Imagephotographics, redshank, CarolG and 46 more

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15 Sep 2009 2:59PM
Brilliant image Mike - lots of detail captured. Great work.

redshank 11 1 United Kingdom
15 Sep 2009 3:05PM
Lovely image Mike.
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
15 Sep 2009 3:10PM
Excellent pov, Mike, well composed and captured. Carol
gingerdelight 14 298 11 United Kingdom
15 Sep 2009 3:11PM
A great image Mike, extra special viewed Large!
x Carol x
Bob_V 13 1 2 United States
15 Sep 2009 3:16PM
What a marvelous POV here Mike, a fantastic capture.
andylea 12 37 1 United Kingdom
15 Sep 2009 3:25PM
this ones a cracker mike brilliant colours and detail nice one Wink
Jekaro 11 1 United Kingdom
15 Sep 2009 3:39PM
Superb image, Mike, very well captured. Great write up.
15 Sep 2009 3:40PM
Lovely scene makes me want to visit
somnathchatterjee 11 67 175 India
15 Sep 2009 3:46PM
wonderful harbor.
photophantom 13 108 3 Philippines
15 Sep 2009 3:55PM
wonderful Mike
User_Removed 11 80 1 United Kingdom
15 Sep 2009 3:56PM
A beautiful view, well captured
15 Sep 2009 4:12PM
Postcard material, nice work
Adderwatcher 11 60 19 United Kingdom
15 Sep 2009 4:14PM
Another fantastic shot, fantastic detail.
EAS 11 1 13 Scotland
15 Sep 2009 4:26PM
Another wonderfully composed and captured image of this lovely place. Really enjoyed your write-up too.

15 Sep 2009 4:29PM
Stunning view
Thushari 11 1 Sri Lanka
15 Sep 2009 4:36PM
Beautiful image,well captured. great write up too.
Rock 18 10 2 England
15 Sep 2009 6:49PM
Another fine shot, are you on the Tourist Board ?

15 Sep 2009 7:23PM
Such a nice scene with lots of interest - viewing Large is worthwhile.
15 Sep 2009 7:57PM
Great choice of view point to show the life in this lovely port. This makes a super photo. JNC
PattiW 15 24 2 United States
15 Sep 2009 7:58PM
Absolutely beautiful! Patti
Roly 13 Wales
15 Sep 2009 8:31PM
Super image Mike and a good write up too.
Brilane 14 5 12 Wales
16 Sep 2009 3:11AM
Good shot, nice write up.
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
16 Sep 2009 4:18AM
Lovely image Mike. Well captured scene.......Sandy
Ray42 12 3 England
16 Sep 2009 7:49AM
Nice one Mike - love the pov and lots of detail
tigertimb 13 40 66 United Kingdom
16 Sep 2009 8:40AM
Great scene Mike; loads of details to study and lots going on and love your composition and the slipway clearly showing how they launch the lifeboats straight into the open sea.
A quick google search: apparently the the monument on top of the hill is a statue of Prince Albert on the site of the old castle watchtower.
x_posure 12 1 Australia
16 Sep 2009 10:17AM
Hey Mate this is an excellent shot. What a beautiful area.
Take care
Rhonda xxxx
16 Sep 2009 10:22AM
What a super shot.
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2009 2:07PM
great photo here and a lot to see in the shot,
so keep looking and you will see even more
18 Sep 2009 9:59AM
another cracker mate well taken.ray
Glostopcat 14 255 2 England
23 Sep 2009 10:54PM
A fine view of this picturesque harbour
sidebuster 11 1 Wales
30 Sep 2009 11:27PM
Mike,this is brilliant,been to this harbour many times,and it's how i remember it,great right up.Bob

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