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Exmouth Offshore Lifeboat Station
England

The RNLI has recently built a new lifeboat station to house its Mersey class boat, the Margaret Jean. This is launched from a carriage which is sent down the ramp and out to sufficiently deep water to allow it to launch.

The station is a bold piece of architecture (designed by The Bazeley Partnership in Bude) but is a valuable addition to Exmouth, both in terms of its form and function.

Copyright: Tom hurley
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Hochgeladen: 19/05/2010
Aktualisiert: 02/10/2014
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Tags: exmouth; devon; lifeboat; rnli; royal national lifeboat institution; maer; sea; ocean; lyme bay; mersey; bazeley architects; bazeley partnership
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