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Latitude: 51.3572 / 51°21'25"N
Longitude: -2.9966 / 2°59'47"W
OS Eastings: 330703
OS Northings: 162481
OS Grid: ST307624
Mapcode National: GBR J5.TQZK
Mapcode Global: VH7CK.04PY
Entry Name: Birnbeck Pier
Listing Date: 19 May 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1129718
English Heritage Legacy ID: 33180
Location: Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, BS22
County: North Somerset
Civil Parish: Weston-super-Mare
Built-Up Area: Weston-Super-Mare
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 21/03/2017
ST 3062 SE 5/5
Main pier connects Birnbeck Island to the mainland below the Prince Consort Gardens. Dated 1862, opened 1867. Designed by Eugenius Birch. Ironwork by the Isca Foundry of Newport, Gwent. Iron girder piers with cross girders to side of deck. Deck supports and tubular iron legs, with outward splay, grouped in fours and linked by braces. Wooden deck is flanked by continuous cantilevered seating with curved open-work backs and hand rails and swan-neck stanchions. Small bays project at intervals along the sides. Cast iron lamp standards, to sides of pier.
Listing NGR: ST3070362481
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