Quay Hill

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At the bottom of the High Street is Quay Hill a cobbled stone street that leads down to Lymington Town Quay. In bygone days Lymington Quay was a busy commercial port exporting great quantities of salt to Newfoundland, importing coal for the salt industry, rum from the West Indies and timber from Norway for shipbuilding. Today about 12 commercial fishing boats operate out of the Quay, and there are around 100 berths for visiting boats. Lymington Rowing Club is situated close to the quay; it is a common site to see them launch their boats on the slipway. The Puffin ferry operates from the quay with a ferry service to Yarmouth, Isle of Wight and other cruises.

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Comments (6)

Dušan Railfan on February 10, 2013

Nice shot,Like+Favorite!

Gordon670 on February 10, 2013

Thankyou Hello Dušan Le,

All the best. Gordon

Christos Theodorou on February 10, 2013

Wonderful buildings, well presented. Greetings !

Gordon670 on February 10, 2013

Thank you for visiting my gallery Christos

All the best. Gordon

Manol Manoman on February 10, 2013

Excellent photo! Amazing colors!

Very well done! Like

Have a nice day, Manol

Gordon670 on February 10, 2013

Thankyou Manoir for your kind comments

Greetings from Lymington. Gordon

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  • Uploaded on February 6, 2013
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    by Gordon670
    • Camera: Canon EOS 60D
    • Taken on 2013/02/06 11:57:16
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