Worthing Pier
(1862-present)

place and pier

Aged 159

Worthing Pier is a public pleasure pier in Worthing, West Sussex, England. Designed by Sir Robert Rawlinson, it was opened on 12 April 1862 and remains open to this day. The pier originally was a simple promenade deck 960 ft (291m) long and 15 ft (4.6m) wide. In 1888 the pier was upgraded with the width increased to 30 ft (9.2m) and the pier head increased to 105 ft (32m) for a 650-seat pavilion to be built. It is a Grade II listed building structure. The pier has been named Pier of the Year by the National Piers Society on two occasions, first in 2006 and again in 2019.

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Commemorated on 1 plaque

Centenary Of Cinema 1996 #260

Worthing Pier Site of the first Moving Picture Show in Worthing 31st August 1896

Worthing Pier, Worthing, United Kingdom where it sited