Flashback: North Bay Pier entrance

The length of North Bay Pier promenade walkway can be seen through the elaborate entrance to the structure.'In the late 1880s the Scarborough Promenade Pier Comany spend �10,000 redecking the walkway, installing electric lights, providing 'automatic machines' and building a row of shops at the landward entrance and a pavilion at the seaward end.
The length of North Bay Pier promenade walkway can be seen through the elaborate entrance to the structure.'In the late 1880s the Scarborough Promenade Pier Comany spend �10,000 redecking the walkway, installing electric lights, providing 'automatic machines' and building a row of shops at the landward entrance and a pavilion at the seaward end.

The length of North Bay Pier promenade walkway can be seen through the elaborate entrance to the structure.

In the late 1880s the Scarborough Promenade Pier Comany spend £10,000 redecking the walkway, installing electric lights, providing ‘automatic machines’ and building a row of shops at the landward entrance and a pavilion at the seaward end.

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